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Publishing News Roundup Series: Are Amazon Ads Worth It?

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 26, 2018

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  Indie authors can market any way they want, but is the cost always worth it?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Is it Good or Bad When Big Chains Buy Independent Bookstores?

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 19, 2018

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  It’s always sad to see an independent chain go when it sells off to a big chain.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Beijing Book Fair is Looking for Children’s Books

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 18, 2018

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  It is always important to know the trends of the book fairs, as it is the best way to understand how the market will change in the coming year.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Is Big Tech a Threat to Writers?

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 5, 2018

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  There has always been the age of how much does technology hurt or help writing?


Publishing News Roundup Series: The Importance of Cracking Down on Piracy

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 20, 2018

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  Piracy is one of the largest effects on author’s income.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Walmart and Kobo Join for Ebook Production

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 8, 2018

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  Ebook production is constantly evolving.


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How Writers Should Best Spend Their Summer Vacation

by Samantha Knoerzer  •  August 1, 2018

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  Summer is a great time for beach trips, road trips, and fun. It is also a good time for distractions.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Why Authors Should Regularly Check on Their Agents

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 30, 2018

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Everyone says an author to agent relationship should be close and built on trust. But how much trust can you give, and how close should you actually be?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: How to Redesign Your Writing Life

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 18, 2018

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Every person has a routine of some sort. With writer’s it usually has to do with the way they write.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The Misleading Aspects of Author Income Surveys

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 16, 2018

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  Every author’s dream is to be able to live off of their writing. But is this possible?