Book launches are an exciting time for the author, who has just given birth to a literary baby and wants the world to celebrate their new addition. But what’s it like for the people who attend?
If you’re close to the author and unaccustomed to book launches, it is very exciting for you too.
However, literary types around town very often sigh at yet more plonk and cheese cubes, or even worse, that horror of horrors, the cash bar minus any food at all.
But a book launch is supposed to be fun.
Check out writing faculty member Kim Moritsugu's tips on making that happen Shall We Launch, or Keep on Moping? Eight Truths About Book Launches and tell us whether you agree!