Archive for January, 2012

Life support for books…nah…

January 19, 2012

Conventional publishing is as close to dead as it can get; its no longer even on life support. Stop pining for the good old days and start getting used to electronic publishing–and reading.

http://andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com/2012/01/a-self-publishing-success-story.html

“…My agent – who did yeoman’s work on the manuscript and really functioned more as an editor – finally gave up and I moved on to my next project, but I couldn’t shake the feeling that there definitely was an audience for the book, so I self-published. “