Archive for April 2017

Edgars Week

As I’ve done at the end of many an April, this week I made the pilgrimage to the Mecca of publishing to attend the Edgar Awards. As usual, I came away with results that were different than what I’d set out to achieve, but I’m happy with them nonetheless. We had a five hour delay coming out…

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Author Marketing Collectives?

This piece by Mike Shatzin caught my attention this week. As we know, the burden for book marketing has fallen increasingly on the back of the authors, with the publishing houses too overwhelmed, understaffed, and/or underfunded to give each book the attention it’s due. But as Shatzkin points out, there is a fundamental lack of…

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