Oxford Dictionaries declared last week that the 2015 “word” of the year is the tears of joy emoji. When well-schooled lexicographers decide that an emoticon is more fitting for the honor than an actual word, it’s easy to become cynical about the future of books. But rather than succumb to that urge, we decided to focus on the happenings and developments in the publishing industry that benefit authors, books, and the written word. In this piece, we look at more publishing options for authors, business books awards and best of lists, and the update of an industry classic.
Day two at the Author Pow Wow in Austin brought our own Barbara Henricks and Rusty Shelton to the fore on the topic of getting […] Read More
The way we buy books is changing along with everything else in the publishing world. To get a better feel for how the self publishing […] Read More
Inc. Magazine and 800-CEO-Read have partnered to launch The Inc. | 800CEORead Business Book Bestseller List, which made its debut today.