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Chick-Lit: A Love/Hate Relationship

In the past, I have openly admitted that one of my guilty pleasures is a good chick-lit book. This is slightly untrue, as I have never felt any guilt for any of my reading habits. 1,025 more words

Publishing Industry

A Sample Review -- A Stolen Child

The book mention in our last post was “Stolen Child,” which became a big success after it was reviewed by independent reviewers on-line.¬† We thought you might like to read one of those reviews. 61 more words

Publishing Industry

Getting Rave Reviews

If you want good advice about getting a book review, there are a thousand voices out there telling you what to do. More important than that good advice is the word of caution. 132 more words

Indy Publishing

Giant Amazon Bullies Indy Publishers

One of the largest distributors in the market of small and independent publishers, IPG said it did not buckle under pressure from Amazon to pay more money from its e-book sales. 152 more words

Indy Publishing

August Kudos

It seems like I’ve been hearing from a lot of readers of this blog with good news. Some I can report now, Like Jennifer Reinharz who sent me this news: 290 more words

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We have written a number of posts on how museums are in the forefront of using New Media technology, and comparing this to the dismal¬†failure of the book publishing industry to use New Media technology to add value to an “electronic” copy of a book. 804 more words

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The Misplaced Outrage at Amazon

Amazon and Hachette continue to slug it out, in backroom boardrooms and in the public opinion media, and as is often the case, Amazon is portrayed the bully. 623 more words

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