It has become a staple of presidential campaigns for candidates to publish a book before hitting the trail, and we may now be seeing this for the first time in down-ballot local races.
Ben Smith had the scoop today on Reshma Saujani publishing a book titled Women Who Don’t Wait in Line, about female leaders. The book is one of the first from Amazon’s new publishing venture, and is expected to come out in April of 2013, just in time for the citywide primaries to pick up. Ms. Saujani has been mentioned as a potential candidate for public advocate if Bill de Blasio runs for mayor so it is not hard to imagine her doing book signings in key neighborhoods. Read More