New Jersey residents! After resting up for way too long after all the Cincinnati events this summer, Plrknib is back on tour!
Come join us this Saturday, September 16, when Plrknib will host a booth at the Madison Storytellers Festival in Madison, NJ! The festival is a book-lover’s dream with exhibits and events for folks of all ages. And you can pick up a copy of Plrknib and even get it signed!
The festival runs from noon – 5pm at the cross of Main Street and Green Village Road in Madison, NJ. Click here for more information.
Lots of exciting Plrknib news this week – and in the weeks to come! An excerpt from the book – nicely titled “Funny Guy” – is featured in the current “After Dark” issue of Cincinnati Magazine. It’s only available in the print edition of the magazine – which you can order here. Here’s a snippet from the piece, below.
If you’re in Cincinnati and looking to pick up a copy of Plrknib (along with the new Cincinnati Magazine) in an actual bookstore, one place you can certainly find it is at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Rookwood Pavilion. A friend sent in the lovely picture below. How appropriate to be sandwiched between Savages and Madness! (I was told by someone else that it was a store pick in JBB, and had one of those “why you should check this out” notes above it. How nice.)
And we have some VERY BIG announcements coming soon, especially again, for folks in the Cincinnati/Ohio area.
So, we’ve got our first dates lined up for 2017! All appearances include signings (and occasionally free copies!) of Plrknib.
Sunday, February 19 at 7p – I’ll be appearing at Scotty’s Comedy Cove in Springfield, NJ. This is our first big Plrknib show of the year, and we’ll have free signed copies of the book! Click here to make your reservations early!
Saturday, February 25 at 8p – I’m hosting the Comedy Night fundraiser at Temple Sholom in Scotch Plains, NJ. We’ll have signed copies of the book for sale at this event with all profits donated to the temple. Click here for more information and to make reservations.
Both shows will be great and include a ton of brilliant comics from the NY/NJ area. Come join us!
Well, it’s been an interesting month-and-a-half to say the least! Support for Plrknib has been extremely positive. Thanks so much to all of you who have been buying copies and leaving reviews. It is much appreciated!
Plrknib has gotten some very lovely initial reviews at both Amazon and Goodreads. We’ve also been doing Goodreads Giveaways. The latest one is for five signed copies of the paperback. More information is here.
Plrknib now has two different Facebook pages. One for the book itself here. And this one dedicated to d.w. eye, the club that’s referenced throughout the book. Please like both pages to get updates on the book and the comics!
We’ve added a Press Section, where you can see some of the recent coverage that the book has been getting. You can expect to see more in the coming weeks.
Plrknib has also been featured on Publisher’s Weekly’s indie site Booklife for the past week.
Also, since the book is about stand-up, some folks have asked if I’m still performing – and if so, where. Yes, there are a bunch of dates coming up in 2017, and we’ll be posting those here. And chances are good that we’ll be giving away signed copies of the book at some of these performances…