Traditional Books Light the Kindle Fire
Does that seem crazy obvious to you? Maybe–but think about what it means. People buy e-readers to read, at least initially, bestsellers like The Hunger Games Trilogy, Game of Thrones, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. It’s the big and the beloved books that drive e-reader sales. Books that have been acquired, edited, designed, published and promoted by traditional houses.
Think about that the next time you see an ad for an e-reader–I do.
Much as I support self-publishing in some cases, I must ask: how many people, do you think, [Read more...]