Allen Lau says Wattpad should attract a billion users across the world ‘without much difficulty’ and they will monetize them through native advertising.
The five Americans on the Booker Prize long list confirms fears that Britons would be side-lined following the controversial change to let them compete.
The popularity of online writing sites like Wattpad and Tencent Cloudary across Asia inspired the launch of Ilham, Malaysia’s own online writing community.
The modern masterpiece few can agree on, Ford Madox Ford’s “The Good Soldier” has nevertheless weathered a century of criticism, critique and confusion.
A selection of the top ten books that have received five star reviews on IndieReader, a service which reviews self-published books.
Go Set a Watchman has become a major hit in a year that needed one and raises questions about American society and its publishing and reading culture.
IPR License is reporting that demand for self-publishing audiobook rights has risen 58% over the first half of 2015.
Authors can debut at any age — even after 40, the de facto cut off for young writers — and in the UK a new group is fighting the ageist bias.
Pope Francis has given a boost to Jesuit publishers like Loyola Press, which has found a strong renewed interest in its books tied to Jesuit Catholicism.
Industry vet Michael Bhaskar’s digital publisher Canelo launches this week with two titles and is offering 50-60% royalties, giving UK authors new options.