New Store and New Preview

I’ve added a new branded store on Amazon, which you can find here (the crowd photo backdrop, by the way, are young folks demonstrating against Boomers, of which I am a member).  As yet, my store doesn’t contain all of my titles, but I’ll add to it soon! In addition,… Continue reading

Fight the Indie Wars with EMRE Publishing

New York Times and Amazon Try to Stop the Rise of Indie Authors Although indie authors who sell eBooks are more popular than their Big Publishing counterparts, they aren’t getting the respect their successful fight should bring.  A recent move by the New York Times Book Review and Amazon’s Kindle… Continue reading

Never Be Ripped-Off By Middlemen Again

I Want to Be Like J. K. How does a billionaire author sell her digital and audio books?  J. K. Rowling, a pretty smart creator of the legendary Harry Potter series, never sold her digital or audio rights to any mainstream publisher.  That’s right, folks, she’s now doing it all… Continue reading

Toffler is Dead, but Future Shock Still Exists

If Toffler Had Lived, He Would Have Written About the Fourth Wave After the announcement came last week that author and futurist Alvin Toffler had died, I immediately thought about another expert I knew during my years teaching at the California Institute of Technology.  Dr. Peter Drucker held many conferences… Continue reading

Authors Wanted Better Digital Rights Management

After I completed my recent article about eBook piracy and the fact that over three billion dollars a year are lost to eBook piracy, I wanted to add even more security to our platform before the May 11-13 BEA convention.  The result will be an extra layer of cryptography protection… Continue reading

Amazon Keeps Selling New Kindles Despite Change of Readers’ Habits

Are the Clouds Darkening over Amazon? Amazon recently unloaded a new version of their Kindle to the perhaps “less than eager” reading public.  With publishers losing over 3 billion dollars a year to eBook piracy, mostly due to the insecure Digital Rights Management of Amazon’s and other eBook retailer’s platforms, it makes… Continue reading

All Four Det. Pat O’Malley Titles Added to Biblioboard

Curated by the folks at the Library Journal, readers can now access online copies of all four books in the best-selling Detective Pat O’Malley Steampunk Mystery Series. We feel honored that they were also chosen as “highlighted” titles. Anybody with a library card can read these popular titles online at:… Continue reading