Items Tagged With bookselling

H. G. Wells Story Published for First Time, Celebrating Indie Bookstores, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.28.16

Poetry books to gift this holiday season; Anne Frank poem sells for $148,000; feminist InstaPoets; and other news.

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The Cover Game: The Author’s Role in Jacket Design

by Steve Almond

The Practical Writer

Posted 10.12.16

Steve Almond

After publishing several books with less-than-thrilling covers, a veteran author shares advice on how and when to meddle with the book-design process—without alienating your publisher.

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How the Internet Helps Indies, Twitter Essays, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 10.6.16

National Book Award finalists announced; on women writers’ privacy and author photos; Junot Díaz on the role of the humanities; and other news.

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Best-Selling Booksellers: The Authors Who Can Sell Your Book

by Lynn Rosen

The Practical Writer

Posted 8.17.16

Lynn Rosen

What do Ann Patchett, Jeff Kinney, Louise Erdrich, and Judy Blume have in common? Aside from being best-selling authors, they are all also dedicated booksellers, each having opened independent bookstores of their own.

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