Amazon's Biggest Books of 2014

Amazon's Biggest Books of 2014

News by Peter Derk
December 19, 2014 (3) comments
Amazon's released its list of bestsellers, for better or worse.
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GamerGate Inspired Rape Fantasy Self-Published On Amazon

News by Rob Hart
December 19, 2014 (3) comments
A thinly-veiled rape fantasy about frequent GamerGate target Zoe Quinn appeared as an eBook on Amazon today, before being taken down.
Nick Cave's Handwritten Dictionary

A Sneak Peek into Nick Cave's Handwritten Dictionary

News by Max Booth III
December 18, 2014 (2) comments
Nick Cave used to keep a handwritten dictionary, which automatically makes him cooler than you.
Neal Stephenson Named Chief Futurist Of Tech Company

Author Neal Stephenson Named Chief Futurist Of Tech Company

News by Peter Derk
Neal Stephenson is working to make 'Snow Crash' A Reality.
Happy New Year! Here's Your Torture Report

Happy New Year! Here's Your Torture Report

News by Peter Derk
Melville House is publishing a print version of the recent report by the Senate Intelligence Committee, aka The Torture Report.
Writing Contest: David Wellington's Fear Project ($1000 prize)

Writing Contest: David Wellington's Fear Project ($1000 prize)

News by Max Booth III
December 12, 2014 (1) comments
Terrify David Wellington and win $1000.
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Eraserhead Press Publishes Book Plucked From LitReactor Class

News by Rob Hart
December 10, 2014 (15) comments
LitReactor's workshops have produced plenty of published short stories and essays. But 'Pax Titanus', now available from Eraserhead Press, is probably the first novel to jump from classroom to print.
#TakeMyMoney: Hachette Sells Books Through Twitter

#TakeMyMoney: Hachette Sells Books Through Twitter

News by Peter Derk
Hachette's got a new scheme for selling books. Introducing the Twitter "BUY" button.
Bad Sex Award Winner Announced

Bad Sex Award Winner Announced

News by Peter Derk
December 5, 2014 (6) comments
'Literary Review' has announced their annual Bad Sex Award Winner. Take a breath. It's not you.