Tags » Traditional Publishers

Round up #266: genre map, Hachette's sales are...

Round up #266: genre map, Hachette’s sales are…

The ILMK Round ups are short pieces which may or may not be expanded later.

Hachette e-book sales down 34% 864 more words


Maybe It's All About Prestige

Here’s another post in my blog series about a first-time fiction writer choosing between traditional publishing and self-publishing. I’m in the middle of discussing some non-financial considerations that might go into that choice. 386 more words


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

Publishing Industry

Amazon vs. Hachette Book Group

It seems lately that the most talked about situation between authors is the Amazon vs. Hachette Book Group. As an author I can see why. The latest dispute has the industry up in arms as battle lines are drawn and people begin to pick sides. 253 more words


Do Publishers Help Create a Better Book?

In my last blog on a writer’s choice between traditional publishing and self-publishing, I wrote that I would address several non-financial considerations a writer might take into account. 335 more words