Wednesday, October 22, 2008
In a bookshop near you
There are many steps in the creation and distribution of a book. And another significant step in the process is to see it on a shelf in a bookshop, available for almost anyone to wander in and purchase a copy.
So here it is in a bookshop near you. Just how near will depend significantly upon where in the world you are reading this. But as comedian Steven Wright put it, "Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time."
And, of course, like many bookshop experiences, you might have to look for it—kind of like an extra-literary "Where's Wally?"