I admit that I have a habit of facing books by people I know. I love doing it, plus, I always get a bit of a rush, "sneaking" through the store aisles like a shoplifter or petty criminal, looking for titles to turn out to the world.
My friend William took the art of facing a step further, approaching the staff of a local Books Inc and asking for a "local author" tag for the book. How cool is that?! And here is a picture!