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An Indie Author Ready for the Future of Publishing

Literary agent Andrew Lownie in THIS article recently stated that he believes that nearly 75% of published books within then next 5-10 years will be self-published. 415 more words

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Worth Reading: The Future of the Book

As long-time readers of An American Editor know, one of my favorite and highly recommended magazines is The Economist. I find it interesting that it is a British “newspaper” whose largest subscriber circulation is in the United States. 162 more words


The Future of the Book (A Harvard Library Strategic Conversation on ensuring access to 20th-century knowledge)

Increased access to digital materials advances knowledge while presenting complex issues. In “The Future of the Book,” a Harvard Library Strategic Conversation, audience members discussed how knowledge has been handed down over centuries and how to ensure that copyright and technology do not interfere with the longevity of 20th-century works. 446 more words


The Future Of The Future Of Books via Librarian by Day

  • The future of books is hypertext! No. It’s pod! No. It’s enhanced e-books! Apps! Netflix for books! None of those? Wait. It’s cloud storage! Nothing myself or others haven’t been saying for years, but still nice to see someone who isn’t a librarian say it :-)
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Reading Round-Up, ABC Edition

It’s been a good 48 hours for book-related reading all over the internet. Here are three highlights in ABC order.

A is for Amazon
A Writerly Chill at Jeff Bezos’ Fire… 526 more words


Panel questions for a writer's conference

Today I’ll be attending the 2014 Maranatha Christian Writer’s Conference on behalf of Discovery House Publishers. In addition to giving a workshop, the conference organizers have asked me to sit in on a panel discussion. 1,353 more words