The Mighty Mom BloggersDo-it-yourself writers gain clout with publishers (Publishers Weekly)
-- Simon & Schuster celebrates mom bloggers, the new word-of-mouth publishing powerhouses
A Picture Book Proclamation (PhoenixNewTimes.com)
-- Accusations like this could reflect badly on the authors unless they are very VERY sure.
-- Authors were asked to come up with text to go with some of Chris Van Allsburg's illustrations.
Amazon details new KF8 - HTML5, CSS3 e-book format (Afterdawn.com)
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