A stroke of good luck courtesy of the NYC permit dept: “no permit required if you sell newspapers, periodicals, BOOKS, pamphlets, or other written matter.”
In the fall, stepping things up, starting a mobile, pop-up bookstore in Manhattan.
Strategically placed in front of high-traffic locations like Barnes & Noble’s flagship store in Union Square…
or the legendary Strand Bookstore.
Singulus Books – Quality fiction, one title at a time.
Starting with mine, of course… http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HNW967G
If this experiment goes well, other titles may follow, becoming a paid service offered to indie authors.
If you can’t get your book into mainstream bookstores, start your own…