From the New York Times.... James Patterson made $70 million and Stephanie Meyer made $40 million. FYI...I made $50 last year from my writing, so I am definately catching up. 😉 Click this link for the full article and more authors (it is short).
Being such a slow reader, I often lament that there are sooooo many books to read, but, sooooo little life to read them. The older I get, the more that applies. Well, I was surfing today and found a Gizmodo article that tells me Google has figured out how many books there are. Leave … Continue reading So many books, so little time
If you have been reading this blog for awhile, you know that my stand on e-book readers has softened from "firmly...staunchly...against", to "I understand that the stories (and authors) are not going away", to.... Well gee.....I now have the Nook !! Was I enthusiastically looking forward to firing it up and using it (like … Continue reading Barnes & Noble Nook for Fathers Day
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Those who follow this blog know that I have been resisting e-books. To me, there is nothing like the smell and feel of a REAL book. However, progress is progress and I am softening my stance. Besides the technology is cool. (See my Technical Blog, TelBitConsulting.com). This weekend I saw a posting on Facebook by … Continue reading TracyReaderDad’s First E-Book Experience