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Author Q&A: Founder and CEO of SCOTTeVEST Shares His Small Business Success Story In Debut Book

“You’re so full of crap,” said Mark Cuban to the equally brash Scott Jordan, CEO of SCOTTeVEST, on ABC-TV’s Shark Tank. What Scott Jordan is really full of is passion, energy, ideas, and pockets – all of which are topics in his … Continue reading

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Kindle Unlimited: Critics Weigh In On Amazon’s New e-Book Subscription

  By Nicole Martineau, Publicist   Last week, Amazon announced the launch of Kindle Unlimited, a new e-book service that allows customers to read as many books as they want from a digital library of over 600,000 titles and thousands … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Goodreads Queue?

By Adrienne Fontaine, Publicist I very rarely buy books online. I’d rather support the few independent bookstores that are left in my neighborhood and the local Barnes & Noble. One of the things I do like about Amazon is Goodreads, the … Continue reading

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Everything​’s Coming Up Amy: Book Events To Watch Out For

  photo credit By Kristin Clifford, Partner, and Director of MC Satellite   September used to mark the premiere for that year’s television season – and that was really it! There was no such thing as a mid-season launch or summer … Continue reading

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The Shadow of Digitization Falls Upon the Publishing Industry

By Cori Cagide, Associate Publicist   I recently read an article in The Guardian that discussed the impact changes in the publishing industry is having on both large and small publishing houses. For those working within the publishing industry, “’The … Continue reading

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Book Trailers Blaze Across Screens of Potential Readers: Do They Flame or Fizzle?

By Anna Patrick, Associate Digital Publicist When a new movie first starts generating buzz, what is the first thing that pops up when you Google the title? The movie trailer. So many authors and publishing practitioners in the book world … Continue reading

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Adding Ease to eReading

Since the tablet craze kicked off, and eReaders gained popularity, the Kindle has established itself as one of the front-running eReaders of choice. Plenty of tablet-toting readers still own devices like the Nook, KOBO, Sony Reader, BeBook and beyond, but … Continue reading

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