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Ebooks: What Do Mark Twain And 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Have In Common?

Posted at 10:14AM Saturday 12 Jul 2014

It is worth remembering amid all the talk of who needs who the most that authors are the only essential part of the book-creation process. This is especially true today, where self-publishing platforms and social media enable authors to go it alone if they so choose.

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