Whispers and Warnings For 10/29/2015

Whispers and Warnings For 10/29/2015

A German E-reader is Outselling the Kindle
How German Publishers Deal With Amazon
“At the opening press conference at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair (which ended October 18), Heinrich Riethm¸ller, the chairman of the German Publishers and Booksellers Association, told reporters about the German book industry’s battle to prevent Amazon from ìmonopolizingî the book business.”

Complaint posted about Crystal Publishing LLC
An illustrator posted a complaint about Crystal Publishing LLC regarding non-payment.

YouTube Authors Storm the Bestseller List
“The showing will not be surprising for the handful of publishers that have been steadily acquiring books by stars on the video-driven website.”

Using someone else’s copyrighted material can be very expensive!
Lawsuit against Santa Fe author settled
“While most of his work is public domain, Sherlock Holmes Author Sir Conan Doyle’s last ten books are still under copyright. His estate says Cullin copied passages from them.”

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