Capitalizing on Book Publishing Trends in 2019

7 02 2019

Select Book Conferences, Festivals, and Fairs in 2018

4 01 2018

Happy New Year!  May 2018 bring you health, prosperity and new beginnings!

Today Only: Get 10 ISBNs for the price of 2 and save $45!

30 11 2017

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24 08 2017

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5 Reasons Audiobook Sales Are Booming And How You Can Be Part Of This Growth

3 08 2017

The Icelandic publisher that only prints books during a full moon – then burns them

8 06 2017

This short story is too bizarre to not post, enjoy or scratch your head?


14 08 2016

I posted this article several years ago, it was updated in April 2016.  Read it and BEWARE!


Authors Need Publishers Less than Ever

1 08 2016

Authors Need Publishers Less than Ever

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9 09 2015

New Survey Reveals What Authors Think of Publishers

14 04 2015