According to The Culture and Commerce of Publishing in the 21st Century authored in part by Al Greco, retail trends have seen the internet sales to have plateaued. From his discussions with Shelf Awareness, he shared the following: Internet sales “seem to have plateaued at about 13%-15% of the total ... more >
Christy Brownfield, staff writer for the UW-Milwaukee Post, picked up Santa Baby as her entry into the world of the romance genre. Sounds like she liked it.
Connected books, featuring different protagonists set in the same world, have long been a staple of romance and series books, featuring the same protagonists, are starting to see an increase. As a reader, I am starting to suffer reader fatigue from the connected and the series books. Romance authors, more ... more >
After emailing Random House about the closing of its ebookstore, I asked Kelley Allen for an interview regarding Random House’s digital publishing mission. She kindly spent some time with me this week discussing digital publishing in general and what to expect from Random House. What is Random House’s committment to ... more >
Why is it that this type of thing is never the focus of a romance book?