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Joe Konrath

Joe Konrath

Author & Self-Publishing Pioneer

Joe Konrath is the author of several dozen thriller novels. He was traditionally published by Hyperion, Hachette, and Penguin. Since getting his rights back, he's sold over a million ebooks via self-publishing.

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Amazon fans and foes often talk past each other without engaging. Here, two fierce writers make their best case.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Just when I think media coverage of Amazon/Hachette can't get any worse, Rob Spillman gets everything wrong in today's Salon.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Authors United seems convinced that Amazon needs the Big 5, and their books. But Amazon has shown it can get 500,000 titles in Kindle Unlimited without major publisher support.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

If publishers want to survive, they need to offer authors something Amazon can't. Paper distribution, advances, editors with magic wands that bestow rich literary culture and nurturing, etc.

Monday, October 20, 2014

The Authors Guild has, many times in the past, voiced that ebook royalties should be raised. So do something about it.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

I asked any Authors United signatory to engage me on my blog. Lee Child took me up on it.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Follow up to ‘Lee Child Chimes In.’

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

Konrath and Eisler fisk Turow’s post on the Department of Justice lawsuit against legacy publishing’s agency pricing model on the Authors Guild blog.

Saturday, March 10, 2012