Thursday, November 27, 2008

Publishing Displays Its Split Personality

So, what else is news:

Talk about a business of extremes. In less than a week the book publishing industry has been set abuzz by the news that one publisher is so uncertain about the economic climate that it has temporarily shut its doors to most manuscripts while another is celebrating a banner year by handing out extra bonuses to all its employees.


  1. Anonymous11:18 AM

    This does not necessarily seem inconsistent to me. Maybe publisher (1) was just full up!

  2. Je suis d'accord. C'est pourquoi je demande ce qui est nouveau? J'ai le même livre :).