Sunday, 2 March 2014

A publishing revolution?

"53% of titles on the ebook genre bestseller lists were either self-published or from a single-author publisher, accounting for 43% of daily unit sales, compared to 34% of titles from one of the "big five" publishers."

This quote comes from a recent piece in The Guardian and there is a lot of controversy about the result of the survey and report from author Hugh Howey, and whether or not indie authors and e-books are doing better or worse than trad pubbed writers, but this is a report that writers should be aware of.  And there is no question that there is a publishing revolution, and that this is an exciting time for writers. Check out this article in The Guardian to get several perspectives.....

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