What is Barnes & Noble’s Nook First?

Nook First is a program from Barnes & Noble’s Nook store that gives Nook readers an opportunity “to be the first to get access to some hot new books”. As part of the program a handful of new books are made available exclusively to Nook readers for a 30 day period before they are made […]

The Importance of Building an Author Platform

If you have been spending any time around people in the publishing industry then you must have heard the term “Author Platform”. It is a term used to define the demand for an author’s work, and is often considered well before the author’s work is even produced. In essence it is a measure of how much […]