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Day of Prayer for the Christian Trade

Day of Prayer for the Christian Trade

Please note 19th August 2013 in your workplace diaries. Following a number of calls across social media, Together Magazine and CRT are arranging a Day of Prayer for the whole Christian trade to participate in – Publishers, Distributors, Printers, Marketeers, Agents, Retailers (B&M and online), Agencies and Authors. We envisage this being a focused prayer … Continue reading

London Book Fair 2012: A Personal Perspective

I attended the London Book Fair at Earls Court this month; the first time in several years. I was left with several over-riding impressions. The Fair remains the premier International Book Fair. It was busy – very busy – with 25,000 delegates, half from overseas, attracted by the 1,500 exhibitors from 57 countries. The Bookseller suggested … Continue reading

eBook sales and digital reader update

From January 24 – 26, the Publishing Industry will gather in New York for the Digital Book World Conference to debate the new technologies. I really wish I was going but, like me, you can follow it on Twitter during the coming week. As Christians in this industry, we simply cannot ignore such immense changes … Continue reading

eBook Sales – Weighing up the Digital Impact

Phil Groom was kind enough to invite me to cross-post from my personal blog where I have taken a periodic interest in the rise of the eBook. I’m fascinated by the explosive potential of their impact in our small niche within the wider book trade. Digital is clearly not going away but somehow it doesn’t quite … Continue reading