Book Share: Local take on “Book of the Month” club

Books make great gifts, and so do CSA shares, but for a truly unique gift, you can give both. The Head and the Hand (THATH), publishers of The Rust Belt Rising Almanac, recently started a Community Supported Publishing (CSP) program. For just $50, members get five books and four chapbooks. “A CSP membership not only gives us a solid and secure budget for our planned editorial calendar, but it also allows us to make really well-crafted books for our readers and shareholders,” says THATH founder Nic Esposito. “The CSP allows THATH to treat its readers like a community and not just consumers.” Allow at least one week for shipping. 

Visit theheadandthehand.com for more.

 

Story by Jon McGoran.

 

This story is from page 30 of our Countdown to the Holidays feature in our December 2013 issue.