In the short video blog embedded above, author ReShonda Tate Billingsley recorded the tough side of a book tour in a video entitled “The Not-so Glamorous Life Of A Touring Author.”

What do you think–is a book tour worth the time, money and effort?

Billingsley just appeared at Books-A-Million in Jackson, Mississippi to sign copies of her twenty-third book Say Amen, Again. Altogether, she has ten more book tour events over the next two weeks.