Tag Archives: cost

How do e-books fit in at christmas?

Well then, the christmas lights have come on already in London and it’s getting me into a festive mood…  So answer me this: How will e-books affect the way we exchange gifts at christmas? I’m a bookworm, which means 50% of all the … Continue reading

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The Name of the Wind, by Patrick Rothfuss

Here’s an example of what I’d class a 6 star… Rating: 6 stars* Genre: High fantasy (see genre map below) Publisher: Gollancz *see ‘general rules’ This one had me losing sleep, skipping work, and left me generally useless until I’d managed … Continue reading

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Re-evaluating the book market

What are the costs involved with producing a good book?  It starts with the author… who may have their book edited and proofread. The finished text will then need to be formatted correctly (for print or e-books). The author or … Continue reading

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