FastPencil Creates Print Books and eBooks from Evernote Notes Instantly

01 Aug 14 By Authors Weekly
New feature is first to enable Evernote users to easily import, self-publish and distribute notes as an eBook or print book regardless of device, location or previous publishing experience.

How to attract thousands of readers in weeks.

16 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
There is nothing more disheartening then seeing your book sales stagnate with low volumes or zero sales once you have published your book. In this post I will discuss creating an author platform, a long-term marketing technique with the aim to build a fan base in weeks. Read this post to learn how to build your own platform.

Scribd Updates Mobile Apps, Launches On Windows Devices To Empower People Globally To Read More.

16 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Revamped Book Pages, Browse Capabilities, and All New Windows App Place Scribd on More Devices in More Countries Than Ever Before.

Should Authors pay to market and advertise their books?

14 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Should you pay to advertise and market your book? This is something a lot of authors struggle with as they find that their work should advertise itself. They believe that bookstores like Amazon, Kobo or Nook are there to bring them the customers. Are you struggling with this question? Then read what other authors are saying about the subject.

Authors are in for a win when they sell to Ireland or the Gibraltar.

11 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing has announced a change in royalty rates for Ireland and Gibraltar.

Wattpad Take over Red Room Writers

11 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
The writing and reading community Wattpad has taken over the Red Room website. The online community originally described as a “Facebook for authors.” has gone offline July 8.

Crowd Funding Campaign Begins on Indiegogo for UFO Cover Up Novel Truth Insurrected: The Saint Mary Project

11 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Rising novelist Daniel P. Douglas has announced a crowd funding campaign on for his premiere novel, Truth Insurrected: The Saint Mary Project, which is due out in October 2014. Mr. Douglas expects to raise approximately $11,000 through campaign contributions for the publication, distribution, and promotion of the novel.

AudiobooksNow Launches New Mobile-Friendly Website

08 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Current and potential customers for AudiobooksNow's digital audiobook service can expect a better user experience on all mobile platforms.

Debut Author Receives Foreign Rights Interest for Newly Released Self-Published Book

08 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
Mentor Me by Ken Poirot sparks curiosity in readers giving them insight and motivation for achieving success and happiness

eBook - Kronos Duet by A.H. Richards

04 Jul 14 By Authors Weekly
A.H. Richards leaps through time with this wonderful time-space novel Kronos.