The Dropper by Ron McLarty April 19, 2012 / Brian James Freeman / 2 Comments Approval copies of The Dropper by Ron McLarty have arrived and the rest of the copies will be shipping next week: Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrLinkedInRedditWhatsAppEmailLike this:Like Loading... Related Artwork & Photos cemetery dance publicationsphotosRon McLartyScenes from the Cemetery Dance officeshippingStephen Kingwarehouse Previous post Shipping The Crane House Next post Shipping The Wind Through the Keyhole by Stephen King Scribner Hardcover 2 Comments SkemerGuy April 19, 2012 at 1:44 pm Why is there barely any lag between the approval copies and the copies you’re going to ship out? I know you’ve gone through bluelines and ARCs by now but if something isn’t right there doesn’t seem to be enough time to catch it. Loading... Reply Brian James Freeman April 19, 2012 at 2:04 pm The approval copies are to let us see the final product before we give the okay for the freight company to pick them up at the printer. The books are already done, all boxed up and wrapped on pallets. We just like to get a couple of copies ahead of time. The opportunity for catching errors — typos and incorrect materials and the such — was during production and before the final bluelines, stamping samples, etc, were approved. Loading... Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.