I received the statement below this morning from the Authors Guild. I’m not happy with the Authors Guild these days, because of the debacle of the Google Book Search Settlement. But I agree with their position on Random House’s recent attempt to claim electronic rights on backlist titles whose contracts do not include a grant of those rights.
Archive for the ‘SFWA Blog’ Category
Last week, the publishing world was abuzz with news that Simon & Schuster, Hachette, and HarperCollins intend to delay the release of ebook versions of most of their hardcover titles by three or four months, rather than releasing the ebooks simultaneously with hardcovers…
Industry News and Member News for K. C. Ball and Greg Mellor!
Article by Chuck Rothman on (almost) everything you need to know about agents, including how to avoid scams.
Resources, Industry News, and Member News from Jim C. Hines, Henry Melton, and Richard Curtis!
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Yasmine Galenorn, Jennifer Brozek, Laura Anne Gilman, and Sherrilyn Kenyon!
Victoria Strauss examines Hudson Audio Publishing.
What attracted me to paranormal romance? It’s the blending of everything that is the best in science fiction and fantasy with the best of romance.
Today, Nielsen Business Media announced that it is shutting down Kirkus reviews.
Today, Russell Davis has posted the most recent iteration of the new draft bylaws for SFWA, the review of the membership. Please log in to to the Discussion Forums to download a copy of the draft and give us your feedback.