News Around the Web:
Some major US publishers refuse to renew their contracts with Amazon.
Book Ends, LLC says goodbye to their blog (but not their agency!)
Writing Tips and Tricks:
Why writing your book based on the next trend is the wrong way to go, from Pub Rants.
McSweeney has the Ultimate Guide to Writing Better than you Normally Do.
Why Flight of Imagination Pictures won’t work with agent Mary Kole.
Chuck Wendig shares 25 reasons he hates your character.
The Intern explains the perks of Indie publishing versus the perks of Big 6 Publishers.
Ten Tips for Reading your Writing in Public by Writer’s Relief.
You can Write Children’s Books by Tracey E. Dils. Available at Writers’ Digest!
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