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‘Gone Girl’ Holds Steady Atop Ebook Best-Seller List as Media Tie-Ins Predominate

Rich Bellis

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn hangs onto its spot at the top of this week’s Ebook Best-Seller List ahead of the hotly anticipated film adaptation due out in theaters this Friday. Last week we noted that twelve, or just under half, of the …

Legit Lawsuit or Retaliation?

Rich Bellis

Weighing conflicting claims in the Ellora’s Cave defamation lawsuit, big-name authors join Authors United at the barricades in Amazon battle, genre fiction sweeps the small screen, Readfy launches in Germany and much more.

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Beth Bacon

Book Marketing the Old Way Versus the Way That Works Today—Part 1: Book Reviews

Beth Bacon

When it comes to selling a book, whether it’s self-published or distributed by one of the top-tier publishers, ...

Rich Bellis

More Crowdsourced Content on Its Way

Rich Bellis

Last week Amazon confirmed it’s adding a crowdsourced-based option to its current slate of self-publishing ...

Beth Bacon

Wattpad: Digital Storytelling With a Social Twist

Beth Bacon

The digital marketplace has changed the rules for both readers and writers. Authors no longer need to be separated ...

Jason Allen Ashlock

Why an Innovation Firm Goes to an Old-Fashioned Book Fair

Jason Allen Ashlock

Beer swilling and book selling are the two most common reasons to go to Frankfurt in October. And good reasons both. ...

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