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Elderly people ‘read iPads three times faster than books’ So if you were wondering what to get Grandma… …old people read even faster using the iPad as it made reading easier than the “real” book. The iPad’s screen was found to help them process the information on the page… Elderly people ‘read iPads three times faster than books’

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Best-selling author Nina Bruhns gets frank about e-book self-publishing – USATODAY.com

Best-selling author Nina Bruhns gets frank about e-book self-publishing – USATODAY.com Excerpt: But perhaps more relevant to the everyday life of an author is the huge difference in the paycheck we receive as an indie publisher versus the one we earn as an author contracted to a legacy publisher. The difference is simply staggering. Most of the big print publishers are still paying royalties on e-books that are far lower than e-publishers are, and downright…

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9 Ways to Help Your Favorite Indie Author

9 Ways to Help Your Favorite Indie Author Readers often don’t really know what they can do to help their favorite authors (indie or otherwise) be more successful. So here are nine things readers can do to help their favorite authors be more successful: 1. Review their work. Leaving a review on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, Goodreads, or elsewhere is a great way to show your support. Other readers rely on reviews to make…

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