*+-This month’s starred reviews of self-published books includes a stellar historical novel and a touching memoir of life as a teacher of disadvantaged students.
*+-Patti Thorn, former books editor of the Rocky Mountain News, has co-founded BlueInk Review, a pay-to-play platform that reviews self-published books.
*+-As the self-publishing community grows in importance and influence, should professional book fairs do more to incorporate self-publishers into the mix?
*+-Everyone knows the superstars of self-publishing, but there are numerous others earning a living, selling foreign rights, and being courted by traditional publishers.
*+-Best practices for working with self-published authors to secure translation rights.
*+-By Deborah Emin If you had told me two years ago that people outside of New York City would be interested in hearing stories about how the publishing industry is changing and developing, I would have laughed at you. As I drive across the country from my office at Sullivan Street Press in New York and stop at places like …