The Shifting Landscape of Book Reviews - By Sabrina Ricci for IndieReader With few exceptions, major news publications do not review indie books, even though more than 235,000 titles were self-published as of 2011.
Incorporate Depth and Complexity into your next novel study! Take your students’ learning to new “depths” with this Critical Thinking Literary Response Booklet. This open-ended resource can be used with any piece of literature in a variety of grades (4-8+). This kit comes with everything you need to provide your students with a thought-provoking and engaging alternative to traditional book reports.
Authors' incomes collapse to 'abject' levels ALCS survey finds median annual earnings for professional writers have fallen to £11,000, 29% down since 2005 - Will Self's lament for the death of the novel earlier this summer has been cast into stark relief by "shocking" new statistics which show that the number of authors able to make a living from their writing has plummeted dramatically.