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Entries in publishing (3)


John Green Defends Traditional Booksellers, Publishers and Editors

Love this.

p.s. Warning: some of the language is not appropriate for younger listeners.

(Thanks to Teleread for the link.)


Video: Publishing explained with Star Wars figures, by James Renner

Thanks to Library Journal for the link on Twitter.


Blog Highlight: Schiel & Denver's Ramblings From A Busy Publishing Office

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Just discovered this blog while doing a Google search for publishing news: a great mix of publishing industry news and info of interest to writers. Schiel and Denver is an on-demand publisher with offices in the U.S. and UK.

Blog URL: http://www.bookpublisherblog.com/

On Twitter: @schieldenver