Please show support for local Aussie bookstores!
Okay, so real chat for the moment. Right now is a tough time for many as Sydney is set up for at least another four more weeks of lockdown. Wherever you are, I hope you are staying safe and are doing okay.
At the moment, bookshops in lockdown are cut off from being able to make a living and sell books. While my role is at an Aussie business that is predominantly online, our book industry as a whole relies heavily on these physical stores, and if these stores are forced to close, it affects the industry as a whole.
If you can, please support your local bookshop when buying your books. Every sale counts. For authors like me, bookstores are a vital way to connect readers to your books, and the booksellers a crucial connection to the industry at large. Please show your support, and buy local