book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Sunday 4th December

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

Publishers Turn To The Crowd To Find The Next Best Seller

Posted at 6:33AM Tuesday 12 Aug 2014

By inverting the usual process of releasing a book first and finding an audience later, publishers are aiming to become more like the rest of the entertainment industry, where new TV shows and films are subjected to rigorous market testing before they are shown.

NY Times catches up





Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

Putting Penis To Paper
broadly.vice.com

When Sex Writing Goes Terribly Wrong

2016 Costa Award: Why The Shortlist Is Making History
www.theguardian.com

With entries from Rose Tremain, Sarah Perry and Francis Spufford, historical fiction is dominating the shortlist

The fascinating life of a high-end 'sexy books' editor
www.independent.co.uk

It really is a lot of hard work. Seriously

SYP conference 2016: redefining successful books
www.bookbrunch.co.uk

The theme for this year was "How to make a bestseller", exploring both how to create a bestselling book and a bestseller career

4 Steps To Selling More Books With Less Social Media
www.digitalbookworld.com

Without a solid understanding of how social media does and doesn't work, authors resort to the splatter method

6 Tips For Authors To Create Engaging Library Programs
www.digitalbookworld.com

Author programs are a small fraction of a library's lineup

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Bob Dylan Has Decided Not To Come To Stockholm
  2. Scallion's Rockateers Hit The Top In Final Volume Of The Rock 'n' Roll Diaries
  3. Blue Peter's Janet Ellis Nominated For Bad Sex In Fiction Award
  4. US Adult Books Sales Fell in First Half of 2016
  5. Alex Wheatle Wins 2016 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize
  6. 9 Authors Make Etisalat Prize For Literature 2016 Longlist
  7. Mojo Risin' Signs Bestselling True Crime Author
  8. Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2016 Winning Authors Revealed
  9. Colson Whitehead wins for fiction at the National Book Awards
  10. Romantic Novelists' Association's Industry Awards Highlight Publishing Talent