If we’re not living in proverbial desperate times, we’re certainly living in politically charged ones. Orgs. working for authors speak up.
A Frankfurt Book Fair Business Club white paper shows that Amazon’s competitors are made up of tech-driven media and entertainment giants
The Hot Sheet Index Top 5 Companies in 2017, Ranked by US E-commerce Sales include Amazon, eBay, Apple, Walmart, and Home Depot.
News and Trends Queer stories are entering the YA mainstream. The Washington Post looks at the evolution of LGBT characters and storylines in YA literature. Read more from Rachel Raczka. There’s a wave of new fiction from Nigeria. The New York Times reports on the Nigerian publisher Cassava Republic and a new wave of Nigerian novelists gaining . … Read more
Not long after the announcement of Pronoun’s closure last month, a similar service was pulled from the market: Bonnier’s Type & Tell.
Wattpad wunderkind Anna Todd has sold translation rights to her upcoming self-published series The Brightest Stars in nine territories.
Amazon Publishing—the company’s trade publishing arm, not the self-publishing platform—is creating new imprint called Amazon Original Stories
Authors who distribute through ACX (an arm of Audible) can elect to enroll their audiobooks in the Audible Romance Package.