Book Country – For or Against Self-Publishing?

There is an interesting article on paidcontent.org about Penguin’s entry into self-publishing services with Book Country, launched fully last week. Many popular self-published authors are coming down hard on the self-publishing services that Penguin added to community writing site Book Country earlier this week, calling the initiative overpriced, royalty-grabbing and “truly awful.” The primary criticisms […]

Penguin Enters the Self-Publishing Service Arena with Book Country

Book Country Launches Self-Publishing Services PW: “Book Country, a free online writing community and publishing services venture launched by Penguin in April, has now added a suite of economically priced, easy-to-use self-publishing tools for its members. The launch of the fee-based self-publishing service makes Penguin the first big New York trade house to aggressively enter the […]

Pegasus Elliot MacKenzie – Reviewed

Pegasus Elliot MacKenzie is a UK-based publisher with a registered company address in Castle Park, Cambridge. I’ll leave it to Pegasus to describe their publishing business: “Over the last decade, the publishing house of Pegasus Elliot MacKenzie Ltd has flowered, growing strongly from its well-established roots in the cobbled streets of Cambridge. The well-loved and […]

Faber Academy: Self-Publishing Session with Catherine Howard – Book Now!

via Catherine Howard at Catherine, Caffeinated: On Friday 17th-Sunday 19th February 2012, Faber Academy, London, are running a 3-day course called BRING YOUR BOOK TO MARKET, and I’m delighted to say that none other than yours truly (Catherine Howard) will be leading the self-publishing session. About Bring Your Book to Market: The digital publishing revolution […]

A Look Behind The Scenes at Scholastic US Headquarters in New York

A look behind the scenes at the world’s largest educational and children’s publisher, Scholastic USA, with VP Billy DiMichele. Related articles Publishers 101 :: Scholastic (unputdownables.net) Scholastic to offer Sourceooks’ children’s titles as ebooks (teleread.com) Scholastic And Kids’ App Publisher Ruckus Announce New Transmedia Imprint (paidcontent.org) Go Read This | Scholastic, Ruckus Media Form New […]