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What Writers Need to Know about the E-book Market
Now, with the press of a few buttons, an unknown author can go from manuscript to book available for sale in online stores trafficked by millions of people-with or without the backing of a publishing house.
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Book trade news from Book2book
Execs On Notice After Hillary's Book Sales Tanks
There's hand-wringing and finger-pointing at Simon & Schuster over the soft performance of Hillary Clinton's "Hard Choices," for which she got a $14 million advance, sources said - and which was replaced at No. 1 on the best-seller list this week by an "expos" about Hillary and Bill Clinton.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Publishing executives 'on notice' after Hillary...
Publishing executives are reportedly 'on notice' for allegedly paying Hillary Clinton $14 million for her highly-anticipated memoir which sold just 161,000 copies in its first three weeks.
Ephraim Hardcastle: Hillary Clinton's new book only sells 161,000 copies
Hillary Clinton's A 9million advance from Simon & Schuster for her book, Hard Choices, is said to be poor value for money.
Flourless cookie DIY: A flourless chocolate cookie that is good and you can't fail at
Pastry chef Dominique Ansel, inventor of the croissant-meets-doughnut confection he christened the Cronut, is coming out with a cookbook in a few months.
Review: Unlimited e-book services offer plenty
Oyster and Scribd let you read as many books as you want for a monthly price - $10 for Oyster and $9 for Scribd.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Hillary Rodham Clinton to sign books July 20 in St. Paul
The e-mail from Simon & Schuster began, "I see you have book club on Sundays, but will you be willing to move it?" Common Good Books events manager David Enyeart had to think twice - book clubs are important to bookstores, after all - but in the end it wasn't a hard choice.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Detroit Free Press
"Invisible " by Patterson/Ellis 2. "Top Secret Twenty-One " by Janet Evanovich 3. "The Silkworm" by Robert Galbraith 4. "Mr. Mercedes " by Stephen King 5. "Written in My Own Heart's Blood " by Diana Gabaldon 6. "All Fall Down" by Jennifer Weiner 7. "The Goldfinch" by Donna Tartt 8. "The Matchmaker" by Elin Hilderbrand 9. "The One & Only" by ... (more)
Carter's - Call To Action' puts spotlight on women, struggles
"A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power" by Jimmy Carter. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2014.
"Hard Choices," by Hillary Rodham Clinton A detailed chronicle of Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of State.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Roses & Thorns 7-6-14
A rose to hometown author Michael Farris Smith, whose first novella, "The Hands of Strangers" is being re-released by his publisher, Simon and Schuster.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Notable: Historical British royals in fact and fiction
Sisters of Treason by Elizabeth Fremantle is a novel about the two sisters of Lady Jane Grey trying to survive and thrive in the courts of Mary Tudor and Elizabeth I after Jane's execution.
Writerswrite.com's Writer's Blog
Kylie and Kendall Jenner's Ghostwriter Maya Sloan Speaks Out
When the youngest Kardashian sisters, Kylie and Kendall, announced they were writing a young adult dystopian novel for Simon and Schuster, the naysayers were out in force.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Books for parents, kids, teens on LGBTQ experience
June is Pride Month. Here are some book suggestions for parents, kids and teens on the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning gender experience.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Hillary Inevitable? Fading Book Sales Say No
If books can make presidencies -- and Barack Obama proved they can-- then hold the talk about the inevitability of Hillary Clinton.
Bette Midler and Laughing at Disability
I grew when there was no ADA, no social media, and no role models for young, female wheelchair users.
Ghostwriter for the Jenners' new book speaks up
BY Amy Kaufman NEW YORK - One day. That was all the time Maya Sloan allowed herself to Google reviews of the dystopian young adult novel she ghostwrote for Kendall and Kylie Jenner.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Hillary Clinton's Book Banned in China
Hillary Clinton's new memoir Hard Choices is being distributed in many languages in bookstores around the globe.
Longtime vp, director of publicity at Penguin Maureen Donnelly , 59, died Monday at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ of breast cancer.
Publishers Claim Apple Order Illegally Hobbles Return to Agency Model
When they struck their e-book price-fixing settlements in 2012 , the five agency publishers believed that, in two years, they would be free to negotiate a return to a "no-discount" agency model for e-books.