Few things are more tedious than books moralising about the deficiencies of yesteryear
With scant audiences and paltry remuneration, author’s tours can be far from glamorous
Publishing professionals often speak in code, but our man on the inside is a cryptographer
The best agents are unobtrusive and make sure attention is focused on their writers
Why have we never heard of most of the young writers on the latest “Best of …” list?
The use of author testimonials to sell books is a performative exercise in gilding the lily
Why do authors so often have such difficulty extracting the fees they are owed?
Most literary criticism is don addressing don, in a style designed to exclude ordinary people
Who will subvert today’s anti-establishment?
Why will there be no more Carmen Callils?