Blogging 101: ARC Basics


One of the most common areas of confusion for newer bloggers is ARCs – what they are, how to acquire them, and how to interact with authors and publishers.  While I am by no means an expert on ARCs and the requesting process, I’ve received a decent number of them over the years (and am currently sorting through a rather hefty pile of them).  Therefore, I’ve compiled a few tips and tricks regarding how to request ARCs and interact professionally with publishers.

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Discussion: Ebooks vs. Physical Books



Over the past decade, ebooks have risen significantly in popularity, particularly with the emergence of Barnes and Nobles’ Nook and Amazon’s Kindle.  With their constantly increasing presence in the literary community, ereaders have sparked an ongoing (and, at times, extremely heated) debate: ebooks versus physical books.

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