Or so I told myself as I spent hours building an e-commerce store earlier this month. I built it, but until today, I’ve not let anyone know about it aside from three people, two of those being family members. Because I’m scared! I have no clue what to expect.
For years I’ve had readers requesting signed paperbacks, especially since I live in the middle of nowhere and don’t get
I’ve chatted with several author friends who manage it, but I’ve been reluctant because of taxes and VAT and shipping. All of that makes this more complicated than in the recent past, but after a ton of research and speaking to my accountant, I got it all figured out.
So, today I’m officially opening my store. It’s separate from this website since I didn’t want to break this pretty site if I messed something up. My store is store.posyroberts.com whereas this site is posyroberts.com. I’ve added navigation to aid in going back and forth—here, STORE or the little shopping bag on the top menu and the huge bookstore image in the footer will take you there with a click. On the store site, I have Website next to the cart menu that will bring you back here. Let me know if you have any issues.
So what’s at this store?
I have paperbacks I will sign, both new and first edition copies. I also have a bookplate I can send if you already have my book and just want a signature. Book swag
If you’d rather buy ebooks
I also have a few categories with stuff I love from other sites as well. Like the wireless, foldable keyboard I use to write on the go, my
As with the start of any new venture, I’m sure there will be snafus and hiccups. I’ll do my best to address those. If you run into any issues, please let me know. But you’re welcome to browse.