Posted on 01/24/2022 at 09:39 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The continuing popularity of streaming also means continuing demand for source material — you know, like books. Like with any...

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Posted on 01/13/2022 at 11:25 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kristine Kathryn Rusch has two more installments of her year-in-review series. One of them, on contracts in traditional publishing, she...

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Posted on 12/16/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware recently reminded authors to steer clear of the company Copyright Registration Online, partly because it charges high fees...

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Posted on 12/14/2021 at 12:47 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s a change of pace at Writer Beware this month. Well, sort of. Victoria Strauss is still digging up dirt...

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Posted on 11/30/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors might just have offered the greatest gift an author can receive. It enlisted an intellectual...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 11/02/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Beware isn’t issuing a full-on warning about Scribd’s current push to acquire backlist books. Victoria Strauss is, however, cautioning...

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Posted on 10/28/2021 at 08:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joanna Penn has noticed an interesting contrast in the writing world. Authors work to make their fictional language as precise...

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Posted on 10/10/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The latest group of authors that Victoria Strauss is hearing from: those who have accepted unsolicited offers to rebrand or...

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Posted on 10/07/2021 at 10:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You knew that, at some point, Kristine Kathryn Rusch would share thoughts on the #DisneyMustPay movement. And she did, with...

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Posted on 09/22/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authorial collaboration can take a number of different forms. And depending on which form it takes, you’ll want to credit...

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