Author Archives: James Eggebeen

Trad Publishers and E-book Pricing

I often hear people complaining about traditional publishers ebook pricing. They had a huge fight over pricing and eventually settled. In the end, the traditional publishers received the rights to do something called “agency pricing” where they get to set … Continue reading

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Almost Famous

For a while my oldest son wanted to be in the movies. At the time I was working in Hollywood, and was somewhat connected to the business. He got an audition and did well, but didn’t get the part. You … Continue reading

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I released Wizard Pair and helped a friend release Before they were Silver. It was a lot of work and a lot of details. I had a custom cover made with dragons and Wizards and all. The Before they were … Continue reading

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Wizard Pair Final Proof

Wizard Pair is almost ready. I have the first print copy in hand for final mark-up. I decided to go with a different style of cover this time. I had my artist draw up a dragon and the Wizard and … Continue reading

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Being A Dragon

I read an article the other day about how a writer keeps herself motivated with a calendar and a highlighter. She writes down the word count every day, and when she writes enough, highlights the date with a color representing … Continue reading

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