June 16, 2005
News & Opinion: Publicity: Must Read for Authors and Would-Be Authors
Jack and I are starting to find The Book Standard a good news source on publishing. They provide a good online alternative to Publishers Weekly. The premium paid edition lets you see a variety of bestseller lists based on BookScan data.
In Enough About Me #12: In Which the Author Learns About Overworked Publicists and Nasty and Often Unrealistic Authors, Adam Langer writes about the mismatch between authors' expectations about publicity and the reality of the media marketplace.