FAQ FOR AUTHORS


DO YOU PURCHASE BOOKS DIRECTLY FROM AUTHORS?
No, Books and Beans does not directly purchase books from Authors, other than on consignment (see below). Books and Beans only purchases books from book vendors. 

DO YOU HAVE CONSIGNMENT AT YOUR STORES?
Yes, consignment is available. Our consignment program can be managed by yourself or your publisher/distributor.  Consignment approval is at the Shop's discretion. Please click HERE for more information.

WHY IS MY BOOK NOT ON OWOSSOBOOKSANDBEANS.COM WEBSITE?
If you are currently a Consigned Independent Author and you are unable to find your book listed on our site, it is best to contact us directly. Please email Books@OwossoBooksandBeans.com for more details. Please include your Title and ISBN whenever possible.

HOW DO I ADD/MODIFY MY BOOK COVER IMAGE AND DESCRIPTIONS ON WWW.OWOSSOBOOKSANDBEANS.COM?
All book images and enhanced descriptions must be sent to Books and Beans from the Author or Publisher along with a request to modify any images. Please notify us at Books@owossobooksandbeans.com of any errors/changes and they will updated accordingly.

HOW DO I ARRANGE AN IN-STORE EVENT?
We're always interested in promoting the works of budding authors and musicians through our in-store book signings and live performances. If you are a consigned independent author considering an in-store book signing or a musician interested in performing live, you can contact our local store directly regarding event opportunities. Store Event approval is solely at the discretion of the Shop.

I HAVEN’T COMPLETED MY BOOK YET – CAN YOU OFFER ANY RESOURCES TO HELP?
If you are seeking services to help you complete, evaluate and edit your manuscript, here are some links that may be of help to you:

Summit Street Publishing

131 W. Grand River

Owosso, MI 48867

(989) 277-1772

Depending on where you live, there may also be regional Writer's Guilds, Associations, Groups, and Workshops available to aspiring writers.

WHAT IF I STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
Please contact us at Books@OwossoBooksandBeans.com