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About Jane Litte

Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty. You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com

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RWA Proposes PAN Changes

In March 2007, RWA decided to review the Publisher Recognition standards. Currently the standards require the following: publisher pay royalties not a subsidy or vanity presss length of business minimum of 1 year sold at least 1500 hardcover or trade… more

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Independents to Sell Ebooks has launched a program that allows its stores to sell e-books to customers’ computers or handheld devices. Ingram Digital Ventures will fulfill e-book orders in three formats: Palm OS, Adobe and Microsoft Reader. Last winter, the ABA signed an… more

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Squawk Radio to Close

One of the first and most popular group blogs, Squawk Radio, is closing its doors. It’s all speculative about why right now. It’s hard to blog every day and think of new topics. It’s a little surprising since they recently… more