And in my constant, never-ending and admittedly ill-fated mission to promote excellent (and sometimes slightly inaccessible) books, I would like to promote some books that everyone should read or buy as gifts for people like me who are difficult to please.
Let it be said that the current publishing model, as a whole, doesn’t work perfectly. Great writers don’t make it,… Read more Traditional versus Self-Publishing
As the world watches the growth of the Occupy movement and its often attendant V-masked protestors, it is a good time to look… Read more V for Vendetta Retrospective
As someone who works between the publisher, author and reader, articles like this bode poorly for my industry. The article… Read more Amazon.com is eating up the book world
Unfortunately, we often forget that the publishing industry is as much a gatekeeper as it is a place of rebellion.… Read more Sorry, straights only
It is a slightly old article, but the results of the Forbes Top Ten authors list is as interesting as… Read more Forbes Top Ten Authors and the South African Top Ten
An interesting article on the potential change that eBooks will bring to reading: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/aug/14/kindle-books I truly enjoy digital reading. If… Read more For the love of the (e)Book
In the land of books the reader is king, or so it is said. I know there are hundreds of… Read more Delicious Books, and the Reading Thereof