Tag: publishing industry


Kathie's Corner

Let me say that I don’t know how all publishing houses accept queries and submissions. I can only speak from my experience. I cannot tell you how many queries I’ve read that had nothing to do with the sort of books the house published. Diva Shay mentioned in her article last week that you should always read the submission guidelines for every publishing house to...

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Articles / Special

No awards for self-published authors… Friday I read an interesting article on Books Blog, a page on the The Guardian website, about the deliberate snubbing of self-published authors by the literary awards community. It seems that in order for self-published authors to receive an award for their work, they must first sign with a “proper publisher” so their book is no longer considered self-published. And yet, many...

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