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Confessions of an Ebook Newbie

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As a book critic Jane Ciabattari had been writing and reading online for years. As an author, she was more accustomed to print. So publishing her first ebook was a trial by fire.

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Selling Spanish and Translated Titles Still Tricky in US

Marion Konig

A trio of publishers discuss the challenges of selling translated and foreign language titles in the US, revealing that while digital has made it easier, it’s no quick fix.

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Is Barcelona eBooks a Trend-setter or an Outlier?

Blanca Rosa Roca and Michael Gordon

Blanca Rosa Roca’s new Barcelona eBooks is pushing the boundaries of Spanish-language publishing by producing e-books in both Spanish and English.

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US to Face Domestic Competition from Overseas Digital Publishers

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In an attitude switch from recent years, foreign publishers are looking at ways to create market opportunities and exploit the rich digital market in the US.

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No More Book Parties? Brad Morrow Begs to Differ

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A peek into the party for Brad Morrow hosted last night in New York City, celebrating FOUR publications this year by the author.

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Error-Free E-books Will Come “When Cars Can Drive Themselves”

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Why are there so many damn errors in e-books? One frustrated reader sought answers from a prominent digital publisher and two conversion houses.

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Creating Free Content to Sell More Content: A Good Idea or Not?

By Hannah Johnson At the Mediabistro eBook Summit, held yesterday in New York City, book marketing dominated the morning sessions. But nobody was talking about […]

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Open Road, Autography Offer Novel Solutions to Personalizing and Signing E-books

• In lieu of having a book signed at author events, Open Road Integrated Media offers readers the chance to have their photo taken with […]

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A Crossroads at the LA Times Book Festival

By Erin L. Cox Last weekend, the Los Angeles Times put on their annual Book Festival on the campus of UCLA.  Always a great collection […]

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