Episode 12: What is Author Visit Central?

Episode 12:

Bonnie and Shanda talk with Ben McCloskey, (Shanda's husband) the co-creator and web developer of, about the service it provides and the gap it closes when it comes to selling books for an author visit.


"It's 2021, we should be able to do an author visit book sale online." -Ben McCloskey


"Author Visit Central alleviates 'points of pain' for several different people involved in author visit book sales." -Ben McCloskey


If you are an author, illustrator, librarian, educator, PTA parent, book seller, etc. and you have questions about Author Visit Central, feel free to contact Ben and Shanda at:

This podcast is sponsored by and produced by Ben McCloskey of And if you enjoyed this episode, please rate and review us on Apple Podcasts and share it with others who might enjoy it too! Thanks for listening to our 10th episode of the Author Visit Podcast! 

Kid book review by Beni (6 years old).

Resources and books mentioned in this episode (with affiliate links that help support this podcast):