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Allison_Fishman
Posts: 103
Registered: ‎03-31-2009
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Guest Author Visits: Whaddya Think?

Hi again,

 

Some of the other B&N book clubs have invited authors to visit the board, and respond to our questions.

 

This sounds like a great idea to me, and something I'd love to put together for you. The cookbook clubs seemed like a fun idea, but the feedback I received was that it was a lot of work, so it never took flight. This seems like a better alternative to me.

 

So tell me what you think -- do author visits sound good to you? And if so -- which authors come to mind as ones you'd like to invite over?

 

I am very eager to read your responses, and look forward to inviting the guests!

 

Best, 

Allison 

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TiggerBear
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Registered: ‎02-12-2008
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Re: Guest Author Visits: Whaddya Think?

(shrug) Go for it. It's always fun to talk to authors.