BEA is the biggest trade fair conference expo for the American publishing industry. This year in a bold move a group of Indie Authors are representing themselves and have a stand at BEA.
The comments and takeaways have been coming thick and fast all over Twitter today from BEA so the wonderful Jane Friedman has helpfully collated her day’s tweets.
There is definitely movement in digital publishing, distribution and sales. Publishers are finally getting to grips with what they should be doing...
K M Weiland on WhyYour Protagonist May Not Be Your Main Character
Ava Jae on When Not ToSubmit
Chuck Wendig on Killing Your Darlings...(warning it’s Chuck...it will be witty and profane)
Pubslush...the Kickstarter site for Books
Why Pick Up a DebutWriters Book?- nice article by Jody Hedlund on how to make readers care.
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