I first queried Anaphora Literary Press, the publisher, on February 3, and the manuscript went to the printer on February 15 – twelve days later! This is, to put it mildly, unusual. But if you think this is a slap-dash operation, just look at the front cover: an eye-catcher, if there ever was one, and that’s what front covers are meant to be. The book’s release date is May 17; anyone who orders online now will get the book after that date, but anyone who orders from me can get it right away. And now, on to BookExpo and BookCon.
The online announcements are impressive, one following another at a dizzying rate: