I completely and totally and utterly forgot about this … Linsay, my publisher at Random House told me yonks ago they were doing a bindup of three recent Australian titles – one of which was my 30 Aussie Animals title. Look what just arrived minnutes ago (you can’t get much faster than this to the blog) a box of Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! It’s these little surprises that make being a children’s author even more fun.
And of course you can work out with just a little mathematics that each copy of the book weighs around 1 kg!
Now with my marketting hat on I can see this rolling into the airport bookshops – just perfect for those tourists wanting to take a little piece of Australia back to their homelands … even if this was packaged in Hong Kong, athough more than just the printing of this book has a connection with Hong Kong.
More on the Carolinas later but Pam Vaughan (official photographer for the New England conference last weekend) has just sent me oodles and poodles of photos … so if you don’t want to see piccies of me in action – then look away now! There are photos of me with friends, of me panelling, photos […]