THE PUBLISHING BUSINESS IN THE NEWS
A happier version of book sale numbers, particularly romance and fantasy from the publisher of Juno Books.
HarperStudio and Borders has started an experiment in book distribution which moves away from the returnable book model. http://nathanbransford.blogspot.com/2008/12/harperstudio-and-borders-no-returns.html
Is having your book come out in hard cover or paper (massmarket/trade) better for your career. The answer may surprise you.
A blog on writing written by copy editors. Much more entertaining than you'd expect. http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/
St. Martin's Editor Michael Homler is interviewed. He works with crime fiction, literary fiction, literary and commercial biography, pop culture, narrative nonfiction, popular science, graphic novels and memoirs.