2018 Publishing Predictions by Laurie McLean

My crystal ball is telling me that not a lot in the publishing industry is going to change from 2017 to 2018. I think publishing was mesmerized by Washington politics in 2017 and were slow to make any forward progress of any sort. Not a lot of new ideas. No new...

Happy Book Birthday to T-Rex vs. Edna by Doug Rees

Edna, the very first chicken, has feathers and she’s not afraid to use them on the tyrannical Tyrannosaurus who is terrorizing all the other dinosaurs. A hilarious tale of bravery that will have readers clucking in triumph. Congratulations to Douglas Rees for...

Congrats, Lisa Kessler, on an 8-book audio deal with Audible

Bram Stoker finalist Lisa Kessler just scored an 8-book audio deal for her award-winning paranormal romance series from Audible. In the MOON series, the cowboy werewolves of Reno are fighting the unscrupulous Nero organization who is trying to bioengineer hybrid...

Nonfiction Writers Conference coming in November

The Fall Nonfiction Writers Conference, featuring the theme “Marketing Mastery for Authors,” happens November 9th & 10th, 2017. This event is completely virtual; attendees participate via phone or Skype. Speakers for NFWC FallCon 2017 include: Jim Horan – Opening...