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Issue 9: Bloomsbury partners with Spotify, HarperFiction releases first podcast

It’s getting hot in here. You’re reading Issue 9 of Book The Trend — an industry newsletter on the future of publishing — released on May 8th, 2018. 710 more words


Insights & Publishing Trends for 2018

via Insights & Publishing Trends for 2018

Although this post was published last year, these numbers hold true now, and this will give new authors more possibilities for publishing new titles, and revitalizing old titles.

10 Big Mistakes New Authors Make

by Truitt Collyns

1. Limiting your marketing venues

With the rise of digital platforms most new authors know to take advantage of online social media marketing (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Breitbart), but most stop there. 686 more words

Six Huge Changes Coming to the Publishing Industry in the Next Decade

by Qate Blanjett

By the year 2028, scientists project more than half of the earth will be populated by people. Global warming will have escalated to the extent that the five largest corporations will be air conditioning manufacturers. 495 more words

Author Interview: Wendy Gilhula

Last week, I wrote about Gilhula’s debut children’s picture book, Pika Bunny and the Thunderstorm. This week, you’ll hear directly from the author!

First, she wanted to share her journey to creating this story and the other adventures of Pika Bunny. 935 more words


Possible Publishing Future

It’s rainy and chilly outside. Welcome to winter in Portland.

On the other hand, I have hot news. Josef Marc worked with my husband for several years and is a longtime friend. 705 more words

Marketing And Selling Novels

#TrendThursday | Why do YA books matter?

Why do YA books matter?

As a twenty-four-year-old guy, it is perhaps surprising to some that one of my favourite genres is Young Adult Fiction. For many people who dislike the YA genre for whatever reason, that statement goes against what they envisage the typical reader to be (a teenage girl who reads… 1,162 more words