Self-published authors - please email us a short synopsis of your book with ISBN and cover price information. Do not send your book without our approval first.
We will accept 2-6 copies of any title for a period of 6 months.
The shelving fee is $10 and is non-refundable
All freight to and from The Book Oasis is the responsibility of the author.
We will pay you 60% of the selling price on sales rung through the register.
Payments to authors are made quarterly in March, June, September and December. Please refrain from frequent visits to receive payment or check sales.
If your book doesn't sell well in 6 months, we will contact you to remove/pick up any remaining copies. Copies left after 30 days will be donated.
SUCCESSFUL CONSIGNMENT TIPS (courtesy of Changing Hands Bookstore and Sisters In Crime)
Encourage friends, family, and other contacts to purchase your book at The Book Oasis.
Do not mention Amazon sales when visiting your local bookstore!
Do not give away copies to your family and friends (they should want to buy your hard work).
Contact your local media and mailing lists to announce that your book is available at The Book Oasis.
Send out press releases, review copies, and other promotional materials.
Get involved with book clubs, libraries, and other community organizations. Greater success comes from a wide array of author-coordinated promotion.