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Simon & Schuster Offers New Author Tools

Posted at 7:41AM Friday 06 Jun 2014

As major publishing houses adapt to the current climate of digital, self, and hybrid publishing, many of the smarter ones are looking for new ways to remain relevant with their authors, especially their established ones. Think of it this way: in this current publishing state, a well-known and bestselling author with a built in and highly engaged fan base can quite easily look around and think to herself, "Why do I need you?"

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