Jun
23

No upside to Amazon’s new pay-by-the-page Kindle Unlimited plan

John Scalzi calls it as he sees it regarding Amazon’s upcoming pay-by-the-page payment plan for Kindle Select authors enrolled in the Kindle Unlimited eBook subscription service.

There is no upside for the authors.

Jun
22

Germany to restrict adult eBook sales until after 10 p.m.

Techdirt reports that Germany plans to restrict the sale of “AdulteBooks to a 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. window.

Jun
19

Smashwords to allow pre-orders of unfinished titles

According to a GalleyCat post Indie publisher and distributor Smashwords will now allow authors to offer pre-orders of their titles for up to a year in advance of a sales date.

Jun
18

Amazon updates Kindle Paperwhite

Engadget talks about Amazon’s updated Kindle Paperwhite eBook reader. It ships June 30th for $119 US.

Jun
17

Lumin to light the way at Oyster

The Verge posted on Oyster eBook subscription service’s light-adjusting Lumin feature for its eReading Apps.

Jun
16

Amazon will rankle short story writers with changes to Kindle Unlimited

Publishers Weekly reports on changes Amazon is making to its Kindle Unlimited “all you can eat” eBook subscription service. Now Amazon is going to pay authors based on each page read. (This is bound to rankle the short story writers who were cleaning up under the old “10% read for a full share” system.)

What exactly constitutes a “page” when it comes to reflowable text? I know. I know. Amazon will produce a formula similar to what it uses to determine the amount added to the monthly KDP Select global fund from which Unlimited authors are paid their shares.

Jun
15
Jun
12

Tips for Indie publishing success

The Express offers Indie author Rachel Abbot’s tips for success.

Jun
11

EU to investigate Amazon

The Guardian reports that a European commission will study the method to Amazon’s eBook domination.

Jun
10

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IN A LAND where it is always winter lives a beast who was once a man and who–if legend is to be believed–might be a man again.

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Kat Parrish, author of BRIDE OF THE MIDNIGHT KING: A Grimm Blood Tale, has re-imagined the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast using Eastern European folklore and her own fairy tale spin.

 

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