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Is an educated author our best customer?

Is an educated author our best customer?

At the beginning of this week, I spent part of my lunch hour at the cafeteria (aka Whole Foods) casually consulting with a friend of a friend who’s checking the page proofs for her first book. It’s an anthology of articles about filmmaking, and it’s being brought forth by a reputable publisher of scholarly and […]

The A Rate

The A Rate

Somewhere once, I want to say it was in a Ruth Birmingham mystery, a former colleague found a passage about the different rates the private investigator would charge. This passage was read aloud to me, and I don’t know about you, but I find it difficult to remember things I hear rather than read on […]

Know Your Competition

Know Your Competition

I was going to delete this spam comment (which I’ve received twice now) without remark— Author: Francisco Quia-ot E-mail: francisco@datastyling.com URL: http://www.datastyling.com Comment: SUBJECT: Hire our employee for only $590/month (6 days/week/8:00 am – 5:00 pm). MESSAGE: Welcome at datastyling.com Having an appealing and eye catching book cover design and a book interior design that […]