Marketing Manager at Open Road Integrated Media. I like books and the people who read them.
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The advice Sarah McNally’s mother gave her for opening a bookstore.
Random Penguin Facts
Penguins can’t fly.
Most penguins can swim about 15 miles per hour.
A penguin’s lifespan typically ranges from 15 to 20 years.
A penguin is an unofficial symbol of the United States Libertarian Party.
A group of penguins on land is a waddle. A group of penguins in water is called a raft.
The Javits Center is like an airport with no scheduled departures and much more carpeting. It is hot and cold, somehow, at the same time, and it smells like the sad turkey wraps you’ll see hungry souls clutching as they crouch in the corners of the main convention floor eating hurriedly between meetings. There is not quite enough oxygen. It’s actually a lot less like being in an airport, actually, than it is like being on a plane. But like being on a plane that, if you have been in or around the book industry in some professional capacity, is filled with everyone you have ever met in a professional capacity. So it’s sort of like a high school reunion. On a plane. Ugh, fuck it, it’s like a giant trade show, okay? That’s what it’s like.