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Cassie Dandridge Selleck

​May 2016

January 2012

The Pecan Man is published as an e-Book. 100 copies sold in the first month.


March 2012

Made available in paperback.


May 2012

Holds book signings at a local library and a wine shop in the town where the book was set.


October 2012

Over 1000 copies sold in print and e-book.

December 2012

Favorable review in St. Augustine News & Record.


2013 Year in Review

  • Averaged 1300 books per month in sales
  • Picked up by agent who found TPM on Amazon
  • Garnered excellent reviews on Amazon - Average 4.5 stars


2014 Year in Review

  • Averaged 3200 books per month in sales
  • Chosen for book clubs in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii and Louisiana
  • Taught in London High School English class
  • Sold audio rights to Blackstone - Suzanne Toren selected to read audio version of TPM

2015 Year in Review

  • Averaged 5400 books per month in sales
  • Book selected for numerous book clubs across the country.
  • Sold foreign rights to Turkish publisher, novel translated for first time


2016 Year in Review

  • Options film rights to BCDF Pictures.
  • TPM selected as the State of Arkansas "If All Arkansas Read the Same Book" common reader program.

History of The Pecan Man