Publishing

Four of the best indie publishers of literary fiction

Literary fiction is often assumed to be the preserve of high-brow readers and traditional publishers. It’s not and it isn’t. Indie publishers are making huge waves in the literary fiction world, and are producing some of the best, brightest and most critically acclaimed literary fiction around. They are making it more accessible to a wider… Read More Four of the best indie publishers of literary fiction

Publishing

5 tips for self-publishing

Self-publishing is something many writers consider. It’s a way to get your book on the market and have control over its design, marketing and overall image. But, is self-publishing as good as it sounds? Julie Kirk tells us about her self-publishing experience and offers five handy tips if you’re considering self-publishing your own work. If… Read More 5 tips for self-publishing

Publishing, Work

What to expect from a publishing degree

The publishing industry is a competitive place. Breaking into it is challenging, complex and, ultimately, down to sheer hard graft. For decades, people studied traditional subjects like English or business-related disciplines at university before attempting to forge a career through internships and work experience. Now, there are specialist BAs and MAs in publishing that unravel… Read More What to expect from a publishing degree