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Coming to a bookstore near you: Authors as booksellers
Coming to a bookstore near you: Authors as booksellers

It's not hard to find an author at a bookstore: Just go during the early evening and look for the person squinting under the bright lights, reading to a small crowd of people seated in folding chairs. But on Small Business Saturday, the roles will be reversed: They won't be taking center stage. They'll be there to help you.  Authors have signed up to spend the Saturday after Thanksgiving volunteering as booksellers at their local independent bookstores. About 100 independent bookstores nationwide are planning to have authors come in and assist customers. Maybe they'll prowl the aisles. Maybe they'll make book recommendations (expect a few selfies). Maybe...

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