Items Tagged With self-publishing

Madonna to Direct Rebecca Walker Adaptation, Alice Munro Honored With New Canadian Coin, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.26.14

Kiese Laymon on the politics of black male action; Patrick Leigh Fermor book and Tennessee Williams short story each published after an eighty-year wait; Scribd’s new travel book section; and other news.

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Poet Jill McDonough Responds to Trey Gowdy, Literary Valentines, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.14.14

David Gaughran reports the Bookseller will no longer do business with Author Solutions; author Chuck Wendig takes a close look at self-publishing; Juliet Mushens shines a light on the typical day of an agent; and other news.

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Most Anticipated Books of 2014, Rebecca Mead Profiles Jennifer Weiner, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.6.14

The Millions previews the most anticipated books of 2014; Roxane Gay mines the troubling notion that female protagonists must be likable; Smashwords founder Mark Coker reported that the self-published e-book distributor added around 25,000 authors last year; and other news.

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Charlie Rose Speaks With Novelist Donna Tartt, Poetic Kitsch, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.14.13

According to Bowker, self-published books rose 59 percent last year; Daniel Tiffany explores the uses and pitfalls of poetic kitsch; on CBS This Morning, Charlie Rose spoke with novelist Donna Tartt about her influences and inspiration; and other news.

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