Very excited that this project is done and out in the world: The Most Important Thing Illuminated, by renowned investor Howard Marks, and annotated several leading lights in the investment world. This was a project built on PressBooks with Columbia Business School Publishing, and we learned a hell of a lot in the process. We
We’re happy to hear about Saybooks launching a new subscription based book on PressBooks. Says Saybooks: Fences, the debut novel by popular fanfiction author Laura Bontrager, will be the first novel on the PressBooks™ platform to be serialized for online reading on a subscription basis. Check out the blog post here. And sign up to
All around smart publishing woman Jane Friedman (who seems to run even more blogs than I do), has a round-up of “Groundbreaking E-Publishing Services” in her latest newsletter (if you’re an author, I highly recommend). PressBooks gets a nice mention: It’s an amazing and free tool, and if you’re already familiar with how WordPress works,
Joe Wikert of O’Reilly was kind enough to invite me onto the O’Reilly Radar podcast to talk about books, and why I think they should be as easy to make as websites: I should mention that Joe is publishing: “Book: A Futurist’s Manifesto,” edited by Brian O’Leary and me.