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sara-j-henry's picture
Sep.27.2009
I've been skirting around this topic for the last week or two, but now it's official and I can announce it: my friend Steph Bowe from Australia has just signed with Ginger Clark of Curtis Brown for the YA fiction novel I had the pleasure of beta-reading recently. I loved her manuscript so much...
pauline-rowson's picture
Oct.08.2008
The Society of Authors meeting in London on Monday was fascinating for many reasons: the venue, the characters in the audience, the panel and what they said. I’ve picked out some quotes from the panel of experts (a publisher, an agent and a book wholesaler) and thought I’d let you decide who said...
josie-brown's picture
Jun.13.2008
Even in good economic times, book sales only inch up, or stay stagnant. Revenue increases seem to be tied to jumps in the retail prices of books vs. new buyers, or readers purchasing more (or even more of the same). In England, publisher Hachette has thrown down the gauntlet in the hopes of...