Successful authors, like successful parents, find ways to establish themselves as authority figures. And while I donâ€™t know how many books business maven Guy Kawasaki has sold, or how many children he has, but it is obvious the man knows how to build a quality platform. He has spent the last twenty years branding himself […]
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The first English book printed in America was the Bay Psalm Book, published in the 1640â€™s by Harvard Collegeâ€™s Cambridge Press. Like other printers in the New World, Cambridge served the Church as a proselytizer for the faith. The Church soon lost its monopoly on printing presses, but . According to figures recently released by […]
According to Bowkerâ€™s Books In Print database, there are 362,499 books classified as â€œHistoryâ€ in print. Thatâ€™s about 10% of all books still in print in the U.S. Bowkerâ€™s preliminary figure for new History books published in 2006 is 8,488. Annual output of new History books has been declining since the peak year of 2003, […]
How to create an atmosphere where writing is dangerous: censorship. How to suppress the creative spirit: censorship.How to build a following despite censorship: online. Even in an authoritarian state that wields enormous economic muscle and instills fear in free markets, the writer Murong Xuecun (a pseudonym for the writer Hao Qunhas) managed to build a […]