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Blogs about Publishing

10 blogs about Publishing.

  1. — As in guillotine...
    Guy LeCharles Gonzalez: As in guillotine. Old/new media pragmatist. Sometimes loud, one-time poet, still opinionated. 🇺🇸 More info

    Five Things: February 8, 2024
    Check out As in guillotine... for more. This is my bi-weekly “newsletter” delivered straight to your inbox, as requested at some point in the past. Hopefully you’re enjoying it! If so, drop a comment on …
    By Guy LeCharles Gonzalez, 1,472 words
  2. Ask the Agent
    I'm Jennifer Laughran. I'm a Senior Agent at the Andrea Brown Literary Agency, representing great authors and illustrators…. 🇺🇸 More info

  3. Jane Friedman | Blog
    Information and resources for writers, from a 20-year veteran of the publishing industry. 🇺🇸 More info

    Scene, Summary, Postcard: 3 Types of Scenes in Commercial, Upmarket, and Literary Fiction
    Photo by freestocks on Unsplash Today’s post is by author, book coach, and developmental editor Lidija Hilje. It’s often said that scenes are the fundamental building blocks of a story—the smallest units that propel the …
    By Lidija Hilje, 1,865 words
  4. Janet Reid, Literary Agent
    "Never miss a chance to do good"--David Stanley. 🇺🇸 More info

    Past Missteps
    Several years ago, when I was much stupider, I briefly interned for a reasonably well-known agent. I let her know ahead of time that I had a vacation lined up where I would be off …
    By Janet Reid, 311 words
  5. Publishers Weekly
    Book Reviews, Bestselling Books & Publishing Business News. 🇺🇸 More info

  6. Publishing ... and Other Forms of Insanity
    Erica Verrillo has written seven books and published five. She doesn't know why anyone with an ounce of self-preservation would ever want to publish…. 🇺🇸 More info

    30 Marvelous Writing Conferences and Workshops in March 2024
    This March there are more than two dozen writing conferences and workshops. Many conferences and workshops will be held online, but some will be held in person or use a hybrid format.These writing events offer …
    By Erica Verrillo, 2,594 words
  7. Publishing Perspectives
    News and information about the international book publishing industry, book sales, rights deals, and more. 🇩🇪 More info

    PRH: A New Role for the UK’s Grantham Operations Site
    This 'unique capability,' PRH worldwide CEO Nihar Malaviya says, will use the distribution site in Grantham, England, to service US-division customers in Europe. The post PRH: A New Role for the UK’s Grantham Operations Site …
    By Porter Anderson, 50 words
  8. Publishing Trends
    An incisive monthly newsletter that provides news and opinion on the rapidly changing world of book publishing in all its forms. 🇺🇸 More info

    People Round Up, Mid February, 2024
    PEOPLE Colin Shields, VP and executive director of global and international sales, is leaving Simon Schuster. Laura Perciasepe, formerly senior editor at Riverhead Books/PRH, is joining Summit Books/S&S as executive editor. Alessandra Balzer and Donna …
    By PT Editors, 1,078 words
  9. Robert Kingett
    A fabulously gay blind author. 🇺🇸 More info

    We need bad representation in books.
    I did one thing this past weekend, and nothing else. I stayed in bed all day to listen to the Graphic Audio version of Fourth Wing, because part two was released recently and I became …
    By Robert Kingett, 939 words
  10. Writer Beware
    …shines a bright light into the dark corners of the shadow-world of literary scams, schemes, and pitfalls. Also providing advice for writers, industry news, and commentary. By Victoria Strauss. More info

    Outrage Over New Terms of Use at Findaway Voices Forces Change
    Note: This post has been corrected to reflect that the TOU change was made on February 16 (not February 18 as originally stated). A little over a year ago, controversy arose over a provision of …
    By Victoria Strauss, 1,257 words