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Signing Saves Books from the Return Pile

When a bookstore can't sell copies of your novel, the books get sent back to the publisher, who marks them with a dash, slash or smash and then off they go to a remainder bookstore like BookCloseOuts.com.



Gloria Ferris signing Cheat the Hangman

As the author, you'll never see a penny from the remainder sales. However, if you offer to sign all copies at a bookstore, they will think you're wonderful, and your books may never be sent to remainder heaven, because publishers usually don't take signed books.



Dianne J. Ferris
Dianne J. Ferris signing The Purple Doll

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