Noisy Dog author Sue Eves and I sat in one of the stalls and played stallholder.
On the second day of the fair, Anne Rooney and Lucy Coats (probably the most prolific authors on Facebook) went one up and actually took over one of the stalls!
A bunch of us piled in enthusiastically and added our stuff to the stall.
Books by Anne Rooney.
Books by Tabitha Suzuma.
TALL STORY (out on May 27, pre-order now, now, now, now ... and you can visit my website CandyGourlay.com and you can visit my other blog here). (Apologies for the desperate outburst. I'm a debut author)
Tabitha just happened to have a freshly pressed copy of her new book (not yet in the bookstores) Forbidden. So of course, she had to do a guerrilla book signing - probably the first in the world!
She sat! She signed! She fled!
Unfortunately by the time we took these photos, Anne Rooney was off to a lugubrious lunch with her agent, but really (in case you LBF authorities are wondering) the whole thing was
The good the bad and the writerly: Lucy Coats, Kathryn Evans, Candy Gourlay, Tabitha Suzuma. Also
guilty involved but not in picture Anne Rooney, Sue Eves, Terry Teri and Jackie Marchant
Now just in case you are suddenly taken with a burning desire to become fans - here are some blog links and Facebook fan pages (listed according to guilt):
Anne Rooney's blog Stroppy Author
Lucy Coats's Scribble City Central blog and Facebook page
Candy Gourlay's Tall Story Facebook page
Tabitha Suzuma's Forbidden Facebook page
Sue Eves's Noisy Dog blog