Category: Publishing

Southern Yellow Pine Publishing Lists Books by SR Staley

Southern Yellow Pine Publishing, a publisher specializing in southern topics and authors, is now selling…

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The Making of a Best Seller: Chris Colfer and the Glee Effect

Last Sunday, my teenage daughter stood outside the local bookstore with more than 300 fans–adults,…

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How Technology is Saving Our Lives in Books

I spent the day recently at Springtime Tallahassee, a festival held annually in my newly…

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The Hunger Games and the power of movies in reaching audiences

Here’s a reality check for us book authors. The Hunger Games movie took in $153…

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John Locke and Donovan Creed By the Numbers

John Locke (presumably a pen name) is the prolific novelist and author of the Donovan…

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Most Popular Posts of 2011

Thank you readers! I’m quite pleased with the reception my blog has received during its…

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Agenting Book Prices to Marketing Success

I thought it might be interesting to report on the most popular posts in each…

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Kindling Pirates

Last week, I noticed an unexpected deposit in my bank account from “Amazon digital services.” I…

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Inside the Mind of Literary Agents

I was digging through my files and found a very interesting rejection letter from a…

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The Reality Behind Book Advances

Irene Watson has a useful commentary on book advances over at Blogging Authors (Nov 13,…

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