If you manage store events, you won’t want to miss this informative roundtable discussion on topics such as author and authorless events, off-site events, publicity, tips, and best practices for using Edelweiss.
David Enyeart, Common Good Books (St. Paul, MN)
Suzanna Hermans, Oblong Books & Music (Rhinebeck, NY)
Rene Martin, Quail Ridge Books & Music (Raleigh, NC)
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