It Isn't Amazon Publishers Should Fear. It's Bookbub.




There's a new Sheriff in town for publishers to fear and it isn't Amazon. It's Bookbub, the ebook discount promotion behemoth that sends millions of emails every day to book lovers looking for bargains.


While Amazon threatens a publisher's pricing, Bookbub casts doubt on the very premise of a publisher's promise--that they know sellable work when they see it and that they know how to market it once they've bought the rights.


Over and over, Bookbub has taken the work of authors rejected by publishers as "Unsellable" and turned them into best sellers. I'm a prime example.


Twenty five publishers, including St. Martin's Press and Little Brown passed on my book...