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Why I Hate the Term "Literary Fiction"

“So, what kind of books do you like to read?”

If there’s one question I dread, it’s this particular chestnut. I get asked this about once a week, and inevitably find myself mumbling something along the lines of: “uh… I’ll read anything.” 1,285 more words

General Posts

Focus on Blythe Daniel

by Elizabeth Griffin

Bring your elevator pitch to Blythe Daniel at this year’s Renewal.

Approachable and energetic, Blythe takes a personal interest in the authors she represents. 569 more words

NCWA Renewal Conference

What Is the Difference Between a Copyeditor and a Book Formatter?

Are you just starting out in the publishing industry?

Maybe you’ve been in the writing game for a while but aren’t sure the nuts and bolts of production. 813 more words

Writing Tips

In the News: Skyhorse Cuts and London Book Fair Non-fiction Shines

As reported by Publishers Lunch:

Skyhorse Cuts 16 Jobs, 25 Percent of New Titles

Skyhorse Publishing announced “a major reorganization” that includes significant job cuts and plans to reduce their new-title output. 399 more words

Need To Know

How is technology changing the publishing landscape?

Technology has been disrupting every sector, and when it comes to publishing, it is no different! There has been a significant shift in the entire publishing landscape with the introduction of new technology. 326 more words

Teachnology

KUDOS: Book Winner & Cover Reveals

DARLENE BECK JACOBSON is the winner of WHAT THE NIGHT SINGS

by Vesper Stamper.

THREE BIG CONGRATULATIONS to NANCY VIAU. She has two books coming out at the end of summer! 235 more words

Authors And Illustrators

"The Board will be gathering more facts in order to determine how to effectively respond" to LexisNexis' tying ultimatum

We have been reporting on recent LexisNexis tie-in attempts wherein the Company refuses to sell print or ancillary products in retaliation for cancelling Lexis Advance as if this may be a new company sales policy. 594 more words

Publishing Industry