Publishing

5 Most Ridiculous Books to Ever Become Christian Bestsellers

If you were to scan the lists of the best selling Christian books of all time you’d see some truly amazing books there. You’d see some books that …

Evangelical Christianity

As Wildfires Rage, So. California Booksellers Struggle to Stay Open

As the Southern California Thomas wildfire rages through Ventura County into Santa Barbara County, filling the air with smoke and ash, some indie …

Santa Barbara County

A Book Launch Plan for First-Time Authors Without an Online Presence

Photo by maxelman on Visualhunt / CC BY-NC-ND<p>While it’s not easy to launch a book without any kind of online presence, many first-time authors are in …

Marketing

Join a Writers' Group: Tips from an Indie Author

Indie author Deeann Callis Graham urges self-publishers to connect with other writers and do their research.<p>Writing a book about living with areata—a …

Self-Publishing

Treat Yourself or Your Loved Ones to an AutoCrit Christmas

Send as a Gift<p>Nothing is more important in my process than AutoCrit!<p><i>I've edited four novels with AutoCrit, and I won’t go without it ever …

Writing

PEN Center USA Literary Awards - 2018 JOURNALISM

<b>The PEN Center USA Literary Awards program is accepting submissions of journalism produced or published in 2017 by writers living west of the</b> …

Journalism

Hillary Clinton makes Denver book tour stop at Tattered Cover

Hillary Clinton visited the Tattered Cover book store to sign copies of her new book on December 11, 2017 in Denver.

Denver

Authors Need an Amazon Author Page

“When you publish a book, it’s the world’s book. The world edits it.”<p>~ Phillip Roth, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist~<p>By Catherine …

Oregon

Bonnier Zaffre to expand into US market

Bonnier Zaffre has announced it is expanding into the US market, starting by directly publishing brand authors Wilbur Smith and Lynda La Plante into …

LB Scrambling to Meet 'Obama: An Intimate Portrait' Demand

One of the early hot books of the holiday shopping seasons appears to be <i>Obama: An Intimate Portrait</i> by Pete Souza, the White House photographer …

Pete Souza

On Industry Tactics in Digital Times: Curation as the Publisher's Service

Expanding on his concept of the book industry’s future, UK publisher and commentator Michael Bhaskar talks about how important curation is to the …

50 DIY Reading Challenges for Every Kind of Reader

Looking for some rad reading challenges for 2018? Whether you’re a seasoned reading challenge pro or a total newbie, I’ve got you covered with 50 …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Franken Resigns, Booksellers Continue to Sell His Memoir

Despite Senator Al Franken's professional woes, booksellers in his home state of Minnesota say they will continue to sell his book.<p>The Senator, who …

Al Franken

Twelve Days of Christmas Giveaway Hop: Enter to Win a $10 Amazon Gift Card and Print Copy of "God Bless Us Every One"!

Welcome to the Twelve Days of Christmas Giveaway Hop hosted by StuckInBooks! Every blogger participating in this hop is giving away a book-related …

Christmas

The Power of a Writing Group for Publishing Success

If you’ve been in a writing group, you know how valuable it is to have a community of writerly peers to debate craft with, to vent with about …

Late Night

Medicinal Chemistry Books 2017

I’m running a few days later than usual, but here’s this year’s list of medicinal chemistry books of interest. As in years past, the list builds on …

Stan Lee

Google Cloud Platform for Developers | PACKT Books

Mapt Subscription<p>FREE<p>$29.99/m after trial<p>eBook<p>$25.20<p>RRP $35.99<p>Save 29%<p>Print + eBook<p>$44.99<p>RRP $44.99<p>What do I get with a Mapt Pro …

Google Cloud Platform

Eastern Cape car guard publishes first book

When a young Simbongile Mvundlela took up a job as a car guard at one of the busiest shopping malls in Mthatha in 2012, little did he imagine that …

News (South Africa)

Read The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking (Rotman-UTP Publishing - Business and Sustainability) (Suhas Apte ) Ebook Online

Read Read The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking (Rotman-UTP Publishing - Business and Sustainability) (Suhas Apte ) Ebook Online Ebook Free<p>Donwload Here https://recommendedforyou.xyz/books/g4/22200?q=Library-books/1442650680<p>Business leaders need to …

eBooks

Graphic Novel, Comic Books Can Benefit Scriptwriting

Description<p>Have you ever considered how Comic Book or Graphic Novel can help scriptwriters?<br>Do you think your novel or film screenplay could be …

Filmmaking

Vote now for the Best Indie & Small Press Comic of 2017

What was the best indie and small press comic of 2017? We’ve rundown our list of the top 50, but the ultimate winner is down to you. We’ve hand …

Comics

Diversity in publishing – still hideously middle-class and white?

Two years ago, we called publishers to account for the glaring lack of diversity in the industry. Pledges were made and initiatives set up. Have things improved?<p>Find out about the new projects to encourage inclusivity in the book business<p>In December 2015, British publishing stood accused of woeful …

Race & Ethnicity

Kelly's Picks

$25.00<p><b>ISBN:</b> 9780802125972<p><b>Availability:</b> On Our Shelves Now<p><b>Published:</b> Atlantic Monthly Press - March 7th, 2017<p>$25.99<p><b>ISBN:</b> 9780062407306<p><b>Availability:</b> On …

Books

Books Based on James Cameron’s AVATAR Coming Soon

James Cameron’s <i>AVATAR</i> universe is coming back in a big way. This just in from our friends at Penguin Random House:<p>NEW YORK, NY – December 6, 2017 – …

Culture

Breaking down the barriers – a new chapter in publishing

Authors, agents, activists and publishers on their ideas for improving the prospects for BAME writers<p>Two years ago, we called publishers to account for the glaring lack of diversity in the industry. Have things improved?<p><b>Suresh Ariaratnam, literary agent</b><p>I set up as an agent in 2007 and about a …

Race & Ethnicity

Are Middle School Book Fairs Worth It?

Home <b>›</b> Blog Topics <b>›</b> <b>Are Middle School Book Fairs Worth It?</b><p><i>on</i> 12/11/2017 • ( 1 )<p><b>Fifteen Years of Hosting Book Fairs</b><p>For fifteen years as a middle school …

ROTY Edition 1 Volume 60: Updates And Trades

I encourage readers to take a look at my recent 2018 outlook piece.<p>I provide updates on a couple Contenders and a model account holding.<p>We are …

Business

Columbia Records Taps Songs Publishing’s Ron Perry for Top Job

With Songs Music Publishing sold to Kobalt after months of percolating rumors, the door is finally open for Ron Perry, a cofounder and president of …

Music

Into the pages of memory: how bookstores in Kochi’s railway stations are battling to survive

Rajendran V.V. of Sree Venkiteswara Book House often had to drink his coffee cold and miss out on his lunch. He hardly complained, for happy readers …

Trains

10 Steps to Self-Publish Your Book Like a Bestseller

People do judge a book by its cover and content, which influences sales and your reputation.<p>Self-published books are springing up all over the place. If you are an entrepreneur, having a book under your belt can boost your income exponentially. Books are to business in the millennium what business …

Self-Publishing