Look Like A Genius Without Actually Being One: Eight Formatting Tips And Tricks

Column by Dave Reuss
July 31, 2012 (27) comments
Give your baby the best possible chance out there in the world of publishing: here's an inside look at formatting issues that drive editors crazy.

12 Hysterical, Offensive, Ridiculous, Controversial, Frightening, Sexy Book Covers

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
July 30, 2012 (15) comments
They say don't judge a book by its cover, but these 12 designs make it awfully hard not to.

Scandalous! Is 50 Shades of Grey Better Than You Think It Is?

Column by Meredith Borders
July 27, 2012 (34) comments
It's easy to give flak to the erotic eBook that started its life as TWILIGHT fan fiction. But is it fair?

Library Love: A Librarian Told Me - Research Guides For Every Subject

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
July 26, 2012 (1) comments
Great online resources can be hard to find! Make use of library research guides to simplify your work.

Race and Races in Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna
A look at the benefits and dangers of using non-human races in fantasy fiction.

Philip K. Dick: A Primer

Column by Jon Korn
July 25, 2012 (2) comments
With a 'Total Recall' remake about to hit theaters - and more adaptations in the pipeline - it's time to learn more about the man behind the replicants.

Bat-Mortem: The End Of Nolan's Trilogy, The Balls That Were Dropped And The Psychology Behind The Devotion

Column by Rob Hart
July 24, 2012 (34) comments
Nolan's Batman trilogy drew to a close this weekend. It was quite a ride. Let's talk about it!

Wave Of The Future: Kickstarting Comics?

Column by Kelly Thompson
July 24, 2012 (3) comments
A look at why crowdsourcing comics via Kickstarter has become so wildly popular, and a peek at four comics projects I recommend, as well as previous success stories.

Your Favorite Book Sucks: 'The Kite Runner'

Column by Cath Murphy
July 23, 2012 (26) comments
'The Kite Runner' stayed on the bestseller list for four whole years, yet the reason everyone loved it is exactly why I think it sucked.

Ask The Agent: What State Of Completion Does Your Manuscript Have To Be In When You Start Querying, Query Letter Word Count and More!

Column by Bree Ogden
July 23, 2012 (3) comments
Navigating the rough terrain of today’s publishing industry shouldn’t be a solo event. This week in Ask the Agent, I’ll explore and dissect two of the industry’s mysteries, straight from the shoulder.