In other news, have you seen John Green’s post about big advances vs. small advances? What’s your take? Would you rather have more money up front, or the possibility of more later? Basically, are you a gambler? You can post your comments here, or add them to the already fascinating discussion on John’s blog.
Still loving my Kindle, and yet still very interested to hear what others think about their high-tech reading devices. On No Want Decaf!, an editor shares her thoughts about her Sony Reader, and how it has basically changed the way her publishing house does business.
Met today with an editor of romance novels, among other women’s fiction, who wished she were seeing more great Western romances — cowboys, frontier women on the range, gunfights, and all that good stuff. It’s yet another example of the cyclical nature of publishing — things go out of favor, and then pop back in again. Highlanders, however, seem a perennial favorite. Who doesn’t love a Scotsman in a kilt?