book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 21st October

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 Marketing Tool Every Publisher Undervalues
www.bookbusinessmag.com

Why are publishers so scared of free and sample content?

The Joys Of Judging The Man Booker Prize
www.theguardian.com

Controversy, sexism and a lot of reading – judge Sarah Churchwell works out what to do now the party is over

Is Translation Stronger in France, Germany or the UK?
publishingperspectives.com

One of the most hopeful trends, is the proliferation of international small houses run by enthusiastic publishers and editors

The Polish Ebook Industry Is On The Rise
goodereader.com

The Polish eBook industry is starting to see some significant gains and rose 23% in 2013

Man Booker Win A Boon For Australia Literature
www.bbc.co.uk

Has the local publishing community seeing stars

Mobile Reading Trends: How Solid Is The Kindle's Position?
personanondata.blogspot.co.uk

What we learned when we asked 3,000 people whether they read books on their phones

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Amazon Signs Multi-year Deal With Simon & Schuster
  2. Waterstones Invites Guests For Sleepover After Tourist Found Himself Locked Inside Store
  3. Book Printed As Birthday Gift Makes Literary Prize Shortlist
  4. Nominations published for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Medals 2015
  5. Man Spends Evening Locked In Waterstones After Staff Shut Up Shop
  6. Vivienne Westwood Accused Of Plagiarism Over Book On Her Life
  7. Four Reasons We All Love Waterstones At The Moment
  8. Vancouver E-book Start Up Looks To Rewrite Future Of Publishing Industry
  9. London's Influential Literati
  10. Flipkart Squares Off Against Amazon In India