Posted on January 18, 2023 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Roxane Gay got to reveal the first two covers from the new publishing imprint that bears her name yesterday. They...

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Posted on December 30, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just two more year-end lists from Literary Hub, and then we'll be done (at least for another eleven months). These...

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Posted on October 25, 2022 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yes, the first tip on the list for sales-boosting book cover design is to hire a professional. That said, the...

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Posted on October 11, 2022 at 10:01 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Our standard caveat applies: We think it's best that authors hire a professional cover designer, unless they happened to also...

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Posted on October 4, 2022 at 1:39 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When it comes to artificial intelligence and the publishing industry, you probably have given more thought to its role in...

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Posted on September 24, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writing any book is just the first step, but if you're self-publishing a children's book, there's an extra bit of...

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Posted on May 5, 2022 at 2:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Very little in a writing career can feel worse than putting time, love, and money into a book, only to...

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Posted on April 27, 2022 at 9:04 AM by Guest Author

Today's guest post comes from Edward Trayer, organizer of The Wishing Shelf Book Awards. The well-known Wishing Shelf Awards is...

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Posted on April 22, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Vintage UK's eco-themed series of re-releases doesn't come out until July, long past Earth Day in the US. But seeing...

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Posted on April 21, 2022 at 12:18 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

People might say not to judge a book by its cover, but in reality, that's the very first way most...

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