These days it’s all 20 Years Later all the time as we ramp up to the ebook release in May followed by the hardback in July. As anyone who follows 20YL author Emma Newman’s blog knows, she just had her collection of short stories From Dark Places released by eMergent Publishing and has been doing regular appearances and signings throughout England. So, while Emma is busy riding trains and meeting her legion of fans, we’ve got a couple of 20YL ARC giveaways going on through LibraryThing and Goodreads.
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As I’ve noted before, there is a long production chain for a book to get published: manuscript acquisition, (copy)editing, layout and design, printing, and marketing. However, even if you do all of those things right—right meaning highest quality for the best cost—you can still wind up with thousands of books sitting in your garage for the next ten years if you don’t have one, last key element in place: a book distributor.