aspiring authors

aspiring authors

Now here's an idea worth going a bundle on

www.guardian.co.uk
Will selling ebooks in a pay-what-you-want batch act as a leg-up to aspiring authors?In 2010, Jeff Rosen of Wolfire Games organised five fellow independent computer game developers to release a number of games online for a "pay-what-you-want" sale. Buyers could literally pay a single cent for what Wolfire called the...
Now here's an idea worth going a bundle on
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Penguin merger minuses could be pluses for indies

www.guardian.co.uk
The book trade's response to the creation of Penguin Random House has been largely despairing - but there is new hope for independentsThe reactions to news that Bertelsmann is to merge with Pearson, creating the biggest publisher in the world in Penguin Random House, can be summed up in one...
Penguin merger minuses could be pluses for indies
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Apple opens iBookstore to self-publishers

arstechnica.com
Apple has opened the floodgates for aspiring authors by revealing a system that allows for self-publishing on the iBookstore without having to sign up with a publishing service like Smashwords or Lulu. The new service, which was brought to our attention by the folks at MacLife, allows anyone to...
Apple opens iBookstore to self-publishers
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