Case Study: Book Launch Team for Max Lucado’s Just in Case You Ever Wonder Book

Case Study: Book Launch Team for Max Lucado’s Just in Case You Ever Wonder Book When it comes to Christian books, there aren’t many names more prominent than Max Lucado. Known for his encouraging, theologically sound, and beautiful books, he is one of the most prolific modern Christian authors. His numerous bestsellers have sold approximately 100 million copies worldwide and he will release his 40th book this Fall. Because of his trusted reputation and gorgeous prose, parents were delighted when…

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Lucid Books sees tremendous growth leading into its 10th anniversary year

Lucid Books sees tremendous growth leading into its 10th anniversary year Houston, TX (June 20, 2016) – Lucid Books, a Partnership Book Publishing Company, has experienced tremendous growth in 2015 and 2016, nearly doubling its author acquisition, expanding its staff, and adding additional services. The company currently has 21 authors lined up to publish in 2016, including notable pastors Jeff Wells of WoodsEdge Community Church in Spring, Texas, and Harvey Turner of Living Stones Church in Reno, Nevada. Wells released Breaking Free of OCD,…

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Daniel Marrs to become associate publisher for Thomas Nelson Bibles

Daniel Marrs to become associate publisher for Thomas Nelson Bibles Media Contact:  Casey Harrell Director, Corporate Communications tel:    615-9902-1109 web: casey.harrell@harpercollins.com (Nashville, TN) June 2, 2016—HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced today the promotion of Daniel Marrs to associate publisher for Thomas Nelson Bibles. Marrs joined the Thomas Nelson team in November 2015 as senior editor for the Bibles team. Though relatively new to the organization, Marrs’s strong theological background and editorial expertise have become evident while working on multiple initiatives for the company’s…

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Simon & Schuster Slapped with eBook Royalty Class Action Lawsuit

Simon & Schuster Slapped with eBook Royalty Class Action Lawsuit  A book is a book, except when it comes to eBook royalties. That’s the premise of a class action lawsuit filed on Thursday, May 19, 2016, in the Supreme Court of the State of New York by class representative Sheldon Blau, MD.     The lawsuit alleges Simon & Schuster has been cheating its authors by improperly categorizing eBook transactions as “sales” rather than “licenses.”    The distinction is significant, because the royalty rate for sales is…

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Bookmasters, Baker & Taylor, Printondemand-worldwide form partnership

Bookmasters, Baker & Taylor, Printondemand-worldwide form partnership Bookmasters Media Contact: Kristen M. Steele Director of Marketing & PR 800.537.6727 x1410, desk PODW Media Contact: Jean Roberts Business Development Director +44 (0)1733.237.867, desk ASHLAND, Ohio (April 21, 2016) – Bookmasters, one of the largest providers of integrated book publishing services, and Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of books, digital content, and entertainment products, have entered into an international partnership with Printondemand-worldwide to offer print on demand and distribution services to their publishers. Unveiled at…

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Case Study: The Plans I Have For YOU Devotional

Released at the end of 2015, The Plans I Have for YOU devotional is a 90 day devotional created for elementary age children. The devotional is penned by children’s authors Amy Parker and Vanessa Brantley-Newton.  Amy Parker has sold more than thirty books for children, teens, and adults. She has also collaborated with authors ranging from New York Times bestsellers to her very own son. Two of her collaborations are recipients of Christian Retailing’s Best awards, and she has also won…

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