Roger Tagholm interviews Chinese author Ah Yi about his career change from policeman to blogger to novelist.
Teaching grammar rules as commandments takes the fun out of working with the language, says the editor of Cengage’s Hodges Harbrace Handbook.
Social media, press releases, flash sales, book reviews, speaking engagements…which tools have worked best for you in getting the word out about your book?
Tips on how authors can use existing online tools and media outreach to sell more books, from publicity experts Barbara Henricks and Rusty Shelton.
David Krall wanted to write a book about the Brooklyn Dodgers, but had no platform. Defying conventional publishing wisdom, he wrote it anyway. Here’s how.
Random House Children’s Books will publish for the first time 13 classic Judy Blume books for young readers as e-books.
National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Walter Dean Myers, wants to change the way we think of reading and literacy. It starts with reading at home.
‘Help the authors…powerful change becomes possible,’ says Bookigee’s Kristen McLean, whose first product Writers Cube is dubbed ‘a little box of know how.’
In 2010 Latin America produced nearly as many books as Spain yet absorbed 20% of Spain’s overall production, while Spain took in just 2% of Latin America’s.
Chris Faraone’s father was a self-publisher. Now the author of 99 Nights with the 99 Percent and a publisher’s worst nightmare makes it a second generation.