Posted on January 5, 2023 at 3:56 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Apple has quietly added a potentially huge feature for authors: artificial intelligence narration. The Verge credits the Guardian with breaking...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on August 10, 2022 at 10:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors has a lot of news that will likely make your eyes roll in its weekly...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on February 17, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have another celebrity entering the book club arena — sort of. The actual leader of said book club, George...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Apple, Book club, Technology

Posted on November 8, 2021 at 9:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Digital Reader’s Nate Hoffelder has a warning for romance authors who sell wide: check on your Apple Books listings....

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on January 12, 2021 at 12:57 PM by Jeffrey Bruner

Amazon is such a dominant force in U.S. e-commerce (and e-books) that it’s easy for American authors to assume it’s...

Categories: Library Updates

Posted on June 12, 2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Apple has announced that it’s ending its iBooks Author program. In an email to users, it said the app will...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on May 12, 2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In case you missed the news last Friday, Apple’s new portal allows you to upload epub books and sell them...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on June 5, 2019 at 8:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers who are motivated by goals or challenges will have another inspiration option. Apple is adding a Daily Reading Goal...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on March 26, 2019 at 9:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two communities that inspire fervent passion among their members are joining forces to create what might be the world’s most...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Apple, Book club, Pop culture

Posted on March 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Nate Hoffelder has two tech updates to share, one much more useful (in his opinion) than the other. For those...