In Joanna Penn’s annual earnings report, she shares sales variability by store. Her audio sales are primarily nonfiction.
The Hot Sheet Index reviewed Penguin Random Houses statistics for the first half of 2019. They’ve had 178 New York Times Bestsellers so far.
News Bibliotheca calls out Amazon’s meddling in the library ebook market. There is only one company, they say, that has access to readers’ online book purchases and digital library borrowing habits: Amazon. Read Andrew Albanese in Publishers Weekly. Penguin Random House posts double-digit gains. Profits, driven by the acquisition of . . . This content is only available … Read more
The bare minimum a debut author needs to effectively market their book—aside from high-quality writing—is a willingness to collaborate.
A study of the popular hashtag on Twitter reveals how agents and editors can be influenced by pop culture and current events.
Authors and agents can expand a book’s reach and readership by offering libraries more lending access models.
While they can take considerable time to organize and administer, Facebook groups focus community and collective marketing power.
Audible (owned by Amazon) announced it would start offering captioned audiobooks through a feature known as Captions.