Midwest Book Awards finalists announced

Midwest Book Awards finalists announced

The scores have tabulated and the finalists for this year’s Midwest Book Awards have been selected.The gala where the winners will be named will be held on May 12, 2017, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Olson Campus Center at the Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota....
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Congratulations to Color House Graphics, Inc., of Grand Rapids and Chicago on celebrating their 30-year anniversary. CHG offers digital and offset printing, book binding and finishing, and distribution and fulfillment. To learn more about them, go to...
The Writer offers comprehensive view on self-publishing

The Writer offers comprehensive view on self-publishing

The cover story in the May issue of The Writer, “Going Rogue: Is self-publishing right for you?” offers a good explanation of some of the differences between traditional and self-publishing including the pros and cons of each. It explains some of the costs involved in...
Apparently men and women are different — who knew?

Apparently men and women are different — who knew?

Statistician Ben Blatt, in his newest book, Nabokov’s Favorite Word is Mauve: What the Numbers Reveal About the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing, took a mathematical view of thousands of classic and contemporary books and discovered, among many other things:...