Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing brings together five self-published writers for the company’s first KDP Business Author Roundtable.
For those of us looking at publishing-industry dynamics, what stands out is that authors are being talked about much more frequently than in the past in business settings.
The Baller is a standalone romance novel that spent three consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and was a number-one bestseller on Amazon.
Commentary from Smashwords CEO Mark Coker gives us a glimpse of Amazon’s growing strength among the independent-publishing platforms.
We asked Andy Weir’s agent, David Fugate, to comment on what helped the self-published sensation break out.