Today’s links of interest:
- The 1% Windfall: Why Publishers Need to Implement “Dynamic Pricing”
While we don’t doubt the need for more dynamic pricing in the world of publishing, we doubt experts who misstate how Amazon was selling books. Yes, they were selling *some* ebooks at a loss, but not all ebooks. It seems this distinction makes a huge difference.
- Books and Books Arrives and Sides Are Taken
Does this have to be ugly? No. Is it ugly? Yes.
- Dents in my Desk: Ellen Hopkins Disinvited to Teen Lit Fest
Sometimes, there are no words.
- Publishers Behaving Badly–Again
Macmillan is sending letters to authors — not their agents or attorneys! — asking them to sign amendments to agreements for digital rights. Agent Kristin Nelson has the story and some good advice.