Bookstalker Blog: The Way I Heard It

Morning. I promised my publisher that during the month of October, I’d use this space to promote my new book with the same passion and intensity I brought to the home shopping industry back in 1990, when I first appeared on QVC in the middle of the night to hawk an endless collection of mysterious products I’d never seen before. Of course, my publisher didn’t realize that my time at QVC was marked by a conspicuous absence of both “passion and intensity.” In fact, as I describe in my book, my reputation as a TV host in those days was Read More

Off The Wall: Signing 12,000 The Way I Heard It Books

Did I just hear you say you’re signing 12,000 copies of your new book? If so, I want one. If not, I want one anyway. Incidentally, how does one go about the process of signing 12,000 books? And where can I get mine? Deb Donaldson Hi Deb. Yesterday, I signed 3,000 “bookplates.” I accomplished this with the help of some old music and some even older bourbon. Today, I’m signing 3,000 more, with similar assistance. I have no idea when I’ll finish the rest, but I’m told it has to happen soon. So…yeah. My week has become a rich, full Read More