While Jeff is on vacation, Rebecca and special guest host Matt Debenham talk about the science of writing a bestseller, the future of digital publishing, and more. This episode is sponsored by Audible and BookBub.
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Links Discussed in the Show:
Scientists quantify elements that make books popular or unpopular
How will digital publishing evolve in 2014?
Publishers make more profit on ebooks than hardcovers; authors make less
New Diary of a Wimpy Kid sold 1.8 million copies in print but didn’t even make the top 100 Kindle books in 2013. What’s up with kids and digital reading?
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
The Wes Anderson Collection by Matt Zoller Seitz
Confessions of a Latter-Day Virgin by Nicole Hardy
New in Paperback: The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg; Drinking with Men by Rosie Schaap
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