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News Roundup: CLC’s Take Note trials in other shops; Dernier Publishing News; eBooks for Indies; and more…

News Roundup: CLC’s Take Note trials in other shops; Dernier Publishing News; eBooks for Indies; and more…

A ROUNDUP of news & views from the Christian booktrade. This time around: CLC’s instore magazine, Take Note, trials in other shops; Dernier Publishing’s latest newsletter; eBooks for Indies as Kobo strikes a deal with the Booksellers Association; Mark Stibbe’s “Opening the Father’s Presents” placed on hold by Authentic; A bright and shiny new Website for Alban Books; and good news for children’s writers & publishers: parents & kids prefer print over ebooks… Continue reading

The Truth Behind ‘A Darkly Hidden Truth’ – Introducing Donna Fletcher Crow and the Monastery Murders

CONGRATULATIONS to Donna Fletcher Crow on the publication of A Darkly Hidden Truth, the second book in her ‘Monastery Murders’ series with Monarch Books. Donna is another writer I met in the ACW (Association of Christian Writers) facebook group: she is the author of 36 books, mostly novels dealing with British history, her best known work being the … Continue reading

News Roundup: The Awards and Congratulations Edition

OVER THE LAST MONTH or so we seem to have had a plethora of awards in the Christian book trade, so without further ado, congratulations all round to those who’ve won, commiserations to the runners-up, and one or two other congratulatory notes as well because there’s more, much more, to life than winning awards. Rumours of … Continue reading