Book Expo America arcs

One of the most overwhelming things about Book Expo America, for confirmed book-hoarders like me, is the sheer volume of free books available. Often, you need to attend a signing or event in order to get a copy, or stalk a publisher’s booth until a fresh stack is set out, but it’s mind-blowing just how many advance reader copies (ARCs) can be accumulated at the show, if you put your…

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PAX East 2012

Time flies when you’re juggling projects! 2012 promises to be even more hectic than 2011, though I am going to make more of an effort to blog here despite that. Although it’s hard to blog when most of what you’re doing is still in under NDA (non-disclosure agreement), which is the status on two of my three freelance writing gigs at present. This coming weekend I’ll be at PAX East…

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Publishing links round-up: October 19, 2011

Since I’m hard at work writing and editing this week, with little time to blog, here’s some links to interesting articles about various recent happenings in the publishing arena: The big one that has people talking: Amazon to begin publishing original books, starting with a fall slate of 122 titles. This move cuts out publishers entirely, but how can they respond when they’re so dependant on Amazon? Also getting a…

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