Posted on 02/09/2022 at 10:58 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The big news in the indie-publishing world yesterday was that Draft2Digital plans to acquire Smashwords. According to a D2D blog...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Publishing

Posted on 01/28/2022 at 09:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have one more year-in-review post from Kristine Kathryn Rusch, but this one looks forward at the same time that...

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Posted on 01/22/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kris Rusch has long been predicting a split in the world of self publishing/indie publishing. She was right, but not...

Categories: Behind the scenes

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 01/06/2022 at 10:17 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For years, a mysterious figure attempted to steal (and sometimes succeeded) unpublished manuscripts. This person could even, on occasion, trick...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 01/04/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The ebook licensing battle between traditional publishers and libraries seems to currently be favoring the former. The Bookseller reports that...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 12/27/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Where and how you choose to publish your book can have a massive effect on your marketing efforts. So when...

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Posted on 11/03/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Random House’s bid to buy fellow Big Five publisher Simon & Schuster officially has a powerful foe: the US...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Lawsuit, NPR, Publishing

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

It would be surprising to hear of someone whose life wasn’t in any way affected — personally or professionally —...

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Posted on 09/14/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Having an overseas publisher reach out to you about your book can inspire dramatic emotions — excitement over interest, or...

Categories: Behind the scenes