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So excited about my two picture books coming next year!

I had a great meeting in Sydney this week with the lovely publisher from Little Hare, Margrete Lamond, as well as my fabulous agent, Margaret Connolly. 123 more words

Book Talk

An interview with Jackie Hosking

Like many other children’s authors and illustrators in Australia, I’ve subscribed for quite a while to Pass It On, Jackie Hosking’s weekly ezine, which like Di Bates’ fortnightly… 778 more words

Book Talk

An essential book link: an interview with Dennis Jones, distributor

The book industry is a complex mosaic, made up of many interlocking parts and links. People outside it can usually name at least some of the professions involved: authors, publishers, agents, booksellers, libraries..But anyone inside it knows there are many other professionals involved–professionals who also provide essential links between a book and its readers. 2,159 more words


Book Contracts, Author Royalties, & 50 Shades of Lawsuit

I just came across this article on the Passive Voice detailing a lawsuit filed by one of the partners of a publishing house that published the chart-topping, made-into-a-movie trilogy 50 Shades of Grey. 335 more words

Publishing Business

Ebook Visibility, Playster, Leafless, and the Scribd Blacklist

I discovered–and right now I’m blanking on how, probably on another author blog–Playster, “an all-inclusive entertainment network, providing a wonderful array of books, music, movies and games to its members. 1,115 more words

Publishing Business

The Perfect Box Back

Today, we talk about designing the back of the box. (more topics below)

Podcast/Audio: http://traffic.libsyn.com/theforbiddenlimb/BGBP033.mp3

Topics include:

– Legal Requirements

– Age Limitations

– European CE Mark… 37 more words