What you need to know about the Fortress Publishing House

With all the attention on Amazon and other online sellers of health products, it’s easy to forget the other major online retail chain in the world.The Fortress Publishing House, founded by husband and wife duo of David and Joanne Ritchie, is a privately held company that’s owned by a handful of family members and that’s managed by a single CEO.It […]

Fortress Publishing house to sell to Scholastic

Fortress publishing House announced today that it has sold its publishing arm to Schow Publishing House, which has a history of publishing high-quality novels, including the popular Twilight novels.Schow will be responsible for publishing the Fortress line of novels.The company has been in the publishing business since the early 1980s.The Fortress Books line of books includes the Twilight novels, the […]

Islamic Publishing House Faces Anti-Muslim Claims, Threats From ISIS

Islamic Publishing house is facing anti-Muslim threats from ISIS.The group is demanding to “make sure the publication of their work is stopped” and has threatened to shut down their publishing house in the UK.The UK is home to the largest number of Muslims in the world.Islamic Publishinghouse was founded in 2007 by three ex-Muslims, Mohammad Abulhassan, Abdulaziz Abdulazeez and Mohammed […]

What do you want from your publishing career?

Diogenes Publishing House has been publishing and publishing again for nearly 25 years, but has not seen a publishing career peak for more than a decade.Diogenos books, like many other publishers, have found their readers through digital channels and the social media platforms.This article examines what has driven Diogenis’ growth, as well as what has made publishing a viable option […]

When a new book comes out, is it a good read?

It’s a tricky question.We all know the first few pages are often the most interesting, and the second or third or fourth are usually the most engaging.But the first time you read a book, there’s no way you can go back to them and change your mind.There’s a lot of stuff going on that you can’t really digest, so it’s […]

Why Pope Francis doesn’t like the word “blessed”

In a speech this week to the Vatican Press Club, Pope Francis made a very specific point about what he considers to be the problem with the word Blessed: “Blessed are the children of God.”He added, “Babes of God are blessed by God.”But he went on to explain that the word does not have a specific meaning.The Pope’s remarks came […]

The Great American Novel, by Jodi Picoult is now available on Kindle and iPad ebook format from Amazon!

Now available in Kindle and iPhone ebook format!(Click here to download) Jodi and her husband, Adam, are in the midst of a life-changing adventure, one they’re excited to share with their son, Luke.Theirs is a family filled with secrets, mysteries and secrets, and Jodi is determined to uncover the truth about what’s behind it all.Their journey begins when Luke discovers […]