New-at Barnes and Noble- Avenue! 2012 Writers Digest Yearbook
1) Creativity Portal is once again in the top 101 websites for writers and is now #2! Creativity Portal!
2) Some indie bookstores are now charging admission to attend author events like book signings! AARRGH
3) A Publishing industry expert is saying that within 3 years, a publisher (even an indie) will be able to reach 50% the book buyers without needing to print books and risk inventory (by using print on demand)
4) Fantasy and Sci-Fi remained strong sellers for 2011 and are projected to continue in 2012
5) This is the era of the Ebook--Amazon sold more ebooks in 2011 than printed books, with Kindle leading the pack at 75% favor and Nook close behind at 70%!
This is a Must read for all serious writers!