Pan MacMillan Australia Announce Digital-Only Imprint

Pan Macmillan Australia today announced the launch of Momentum, a digtal-only imprint, and with books from new and established authors as well as republishing out of print work. From the press release: Pan MacMillan Australia announced today the launch of MOMENTUM, its new digital-only imprint. Momentum will publish an exciting and vibrant list of new […]

Shoddy PublishAmerica Promotional Practices Earn Wrath of Rowling and Edinburgh Book Festival

The latest PublishAmerica ‘golden pot’ promotional offer to its authors has targeted Harry Potter author, J. K. Rowling. PublishAmerica is never a publisher to miss a trick when a celebrity, actor or author is in the news, fresh with the news of the soon to be launched Pottermore (it’s just gone into beta mode online), […]

Amazon Launch Kindle Indie Bookstore

Amazon today announced the launch of the Kindle Indie Bookstore which will be dedicated ‘high quality’ and bestselling books from authors and independent publishers. On face value, this doesn’t look a bad move by Amazon if it does help to promote worthy self-published books. In addition, Amazon has also announced some other new features including […]

The Literary Agent’s Indie Ebook Roadmap – How Literary Agents Can Survive in The Digital Age | Mark Coker – Smashwords

Smashwords founder Mark Coker shares his views on how he believes literary agent can survive in the age of digital publishing by producing the “The Literary Agent’s Indie Ebook Roadmap” slideshow. The Literary Agent’s Indie Ebook Roadmap View more presentations from Smashwords, Inc. Related articles The Literary Agent’s Indie Ebook Roadmap (smashwords.com) Hard Wired For […]

Vantage Press Launch Trade Imprint

US self-publishing service, Vantage Press, today formally announced the launch of its trade imprint, Vantage Point Books, backed by a distribution program agreed with Ingram Publisher Services. The establishment of a trade imprint has been something CEO David Lamb first spoke about introducing in 2010. The announcement included its four inaugural titles of fiction and memoir. MY […]