Poor Amazon is asking its authors for help against Hachette

This letter was in my inbox on this fine summer morning. I read it over eggs and bacon, our traditional Saturday brekkie. It's a good yarn. Orwell is referenced. Not sure if Hachette will also write to me (I have published with Kindle Direct, not them, but I believe Amazon has contacted Hachette authors, so… Continue reading Poor Amazon is asking its authors for help against Hachette

Neil Gaiman: Let children read the books they love

Well well. So Neil Gaiman says: Let children read the books they love.  Stop the press. Who would have thought an author publicly would get caught saying such outrageous things? Jokes aside - what is remarkable is that this is considered remarkable enough to be printed in a newspaper. Then he defends libraries (good but… Continue reading Neil Gaiman: Let children read the books they love