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Reactions to Amanda Hocking’s SMP Deal

Writers, never ones to be quiet, are sounding off about Amanda Hocking’s lucrative deal with St. Martin’s Press.  Weighing in at $2 million, the deal is big by any standard and immediately raises Hocking to the very tippy-top tier of … Continue reading

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Pricing e-books: race to the bottom?

Writers clutch their chests at the idea of pricing their self-published e-books at 99¢.  Literature, they hiss, is worth more than gum. But is it? Let’s break it down: A newly released hardback book from a legacy publisher might be … Continue reading

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