book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Saturday 6th February

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

How The Ebook Reader's Bill Of Rights Benefits Authors

Posted at 8:05AM Friday 11 Mar 2011

About a week ago, Sarah and I posted the Ebook Reader's Bill of Rights. We've watched it bounce all over the blogosphere much to our mutual delight. But there has been a recurring question in some of the discussions as to what this document would mean to authors. I will try now to explain how authors would benefit under the terms outlined in the Ebook Reader's Bill of Rights.

Digital Book World




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

The Book Industry's Quest For Data Intelligence
www.bookbusinessmag.com

Leading publishers are experimenting with new databases, social listening tools, and research programs to better know their end-users

Where Are The Women In Comics?
publishingperspectives.com

Art and Anguish at Angoulême

5 Steps To Creating A Great Audiobook
janefriedman.com

Like art good audio requires having an idea of what it is you want before you even think of approaching talent

The 3 Biggest Challenges Of D2c Bookselling In 2016
www.bookbusinessmag.com

Direct-to-consumer marketing and bookselling will be top-of-mind for all segments of the publishing industry in 2016

Organic Book Marketing
chrismcmullen.wordpress.com

If you can get a book to sell consistently for years instead of tailing off, time can provide a huge boost of its own

How Do I Become ... An Ebook Writer?
www.theguardian.com

Yes the internet enables anyone to be an author

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. The Book Most People Have Lied About Reading
  2. Which Are The Most Borrowed Library Books In The UK?
  3. Amazon Rumoured To Be Opening 400 Bookstores
  4. Not The Oignon: Fury As France Changes 2,000 Spellings And Ditches Circumflex
  5. Amazon's Retail Plans Could Include A Lot More Than Books
  6. German Cabinet Agrees To Extend Fixed Prices To E-books
  7. Hong Kong Booksellers Held For 'Illegal Activities', Say China Police
  8. Waterstones Turns A Page As Sales Rise
  9. Amazon's New Edinburgh Warehouse Sparks 1-hour Delivery Hopes
  10. Paula Hawkins To Headline Crime Story 2016