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The US chain plans to stock fewer hardcovers‚ especially children’s titles, which will force publishers and authors to re-evaluate their publishing and marketing strategies.
The author’s new hardcover book won’t be stocked by Barnes & Noble. She understands the business plight of the chain, but worries about collateral damage to authors and young readers alike.
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Publishers are often accused of insufficiently supporting their midlist authors. The situation may be worse than usual.
Two authors who paid for a hybrid publishing deal reveal what they paid and what they sold.
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The book industry discusses how to imbue NFTs with value and meaning for readers.