Column by Brandon Tietz March 23, 2017 (6) comments
Are you an aspiring author just beginning their journey? You think you're ready to take on the novel? You very well might be, but we've got eight reasons why you should hold off on that.
Column by Leah Rhyne February 15, 2017 (1) comments
Some stories and pictures from the LitReactor table at #AWP2017 (aka the Association of Writers and Writing Programs 2017 Conference).
Column by George Cotronis
This is your year. Get published.
Column by Ed Sikov
In which a LitReactor columnist spews out all the bile in his soul, a bit of self-contempt, and most of all, his well-known but still underappreciated misanthropy.
Interview by Christopher Irvin
An interview with Katie Eelman, Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Cutlass Press.
Column by Leah Dearborn
The truth is that books and printers have always stretched the limits of technology, and over the past decade or so, bookstores have fought declining sales with creativity.
News by Peter Derk June 9, 2016 (2) comments
Forget waiting, we want binge-able books, and we want them now!
News by Raine Winters March 10, 2016 (3) comments
The story of Steven Avery isn’t over just yet.
Column by Joe Biel
Despite how things may seem, often times success in publishing is determined by how well we follow basic guidelines, schedules, and procedures.
News by Peter Derk September 24, 2015 (1) comments
What does the Oyster shutdown and the fall in eBook sales all mean, really?
Column by Keith Rawson April 29, 2015 (1) comments
Is the Big 6 a graveyard of creativity, or hot bed returning to its former glory?
News by Raine Winters April 2, 2015 (2) comments
Who didn’t see this coming?
News by Peter Derk
Amazon will hook you up with someone to fix your toilet. This is real.
Column by Cath Murphy February 26, 2015 (4) comments
The six figure publishing deal for debut novels is back. Here's why it needs to go away again. Forever.
Column by Leah Dearborn January 12, 2015 (1) comments
This handful of companies wields a great deal of influence over the written word. But how did they begin, and how did they get to be so big?
Column by Cath Murphy
Why pay big bucks to marketing consultancies when unlocking the secrets of the bestseller is a simple matter of looking at Amazon lists and making a few snap judgments?
Column by Dean Fetzer December 17, 2014 (1) comments
Do we have a responsibility to our readers to behave ethically when we market our books?
News by Peter Derk
After a period of controversy and questionable business practices all around, Hachette and Amazon sign eBook agreement.
News by Peter Derk November 3, 2014 (1) comments
Is Hillary Carlip's new project full of sweet highs, or is it all artificial lows?
Column by Ed Sikov October 17, 2014 (8) comments
You think that getting published would be a joyous occasion. Think again. It's a horror show.
Column by Phil Jourdan August 14, 2014 (8) comments
Find it hard promoting yourself, dealing with incompetent online reviewers, or taking writing advice from viral marketers? You're not alone.
Column by Rob Hart August 5, 2014 (18) comments
Time to put the gears of war back into motion.
News by Peter Derk July 16, 2014 (8) comments
Amazon is testing a Netflix-style service for eBooks and audio eBooks.