What to Expect When You're ... a Writer

There are lots of things you secretly hope for when you publish a book: amazing reviews, amazing sales, a permanent spot on the New York Times Best Seller list. (I can hear you chuckling, but it's true!) There are also a lot of things you're told to expect: bad reviews, late nights promoting your book, even later nights writing the next one. And then there's the completely unexpected . . . like your publisher closing. Egmont USA's closing is old news by now. I won't rehash it