Guest Columnist

Guest Columnist

Dare to Speak: A Reading List

Dare to Speak: A Reading List

by Suzanne Nossel, CEO, PEN America My approach to free speech is that we need to think hard about how it interacts with other constitutional principles and social values, especially our commitment to equality and inclusion in a diverse society. That makes it...

Book Marketing Fundamentals, Hank Quense – While working on my new book, Book Marketing Fundamentals, I asked some author friends what they do to market their books. The answers startled me.

Book Review, Lost Girls, Ellen Birkett Morris – The sixteen astounding stories in Ellen Birkett Morris’ debut collection, “Lost Girls,” include a cornucopia of tales about love and loss and longing infused with a richness of detail and empathy that prompted the renowned writer, Jenny Offill, to pronounce this “a dazzling collection.”

Where Does It Hurt?

Where Does It Hurt?

Guest post by Matthew Watrous My wife and I once worked in a locked dementia unit. When people are having a bad day, they tend to be uncooperative and want to fight about everything. There are not many good days in a dementia unit. Many irritations arise,  like when a...

A Look at Antitrust Investigations Against Amazon:  Frankfurt 2019

A Look at Antitrust Investigations Against Amazon: Frankfurt 2019

The following article by Alex Mutter is re-posted on Authorlink with permission from Shelf Awareness At the European and International Booksellers Federation annual conference at the Frankfurt Book Fair yesterday (October 2019) , Thomas Höppner (pictured above), a...