If you have ever known a clean-shaven man who quickly grew a beard, you have a clue about changes in the publishing industry over the past five to ten years. Publishing today looks very different from how it looked a few years ago, and the transition can catch you off guard. Whether it’s the decline […]
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My friend, John Maxwell, is hosting a one-day live event called “A Day About Books.” It is an unprecedented opportunity to learn from someone who has written seventy-plus books and sold more than twenty million copies.
A few weeks ago, Publishers Weekly published their list of bestsellers for 2008. They included all books that sold more than 100,000 copies. There were 155 fiction titles that made the cut and 119 non-fiction titles. I read through the lists, highlighting the ones that could be considered “Christian,” since I run a Christian publishing company.