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In which we talk about publishers behaving badly, authors self-publishing, the future of reading and the price of a short story. Also we talk about books. Shocking, isn’t it?
Night Shade apologises for any problems they’ve caused any of their authors.
SFWA puts Night Shade Books on probation as a qualified SFWA market for a period of one year, effective immediately.
Aqueduct publish their 50th book in 6 years of publishing.
Don’t forget to vote in the Hugos (by July 31) and nominate for the Ditmars (um… today, July 23)
What have we been reading/listening to?
Alex: The Walled Orchard, Tom Holt (abandoned); Soulless, Gail Carriger; Secret Feminist Cabal, Helen Merrick; Pattern Recognition, William Gibson.
Listening to: Coode St podcast; AstronomyCast; SGCast (definitely abandoned); Bad Film Diaries.
Tansy: Moonshine, Alaya Johnson. Palimpsest, Catherynne Valente on the iPad! Kraken by China Mieville (abandoned).
Listening to: the Ood Cast. Bad Film Diaries
Alisa: Power and Majesty
Pet Subject: self publishing in the changing face of the publishing industry
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