Quotes of the Day | 0528

Call me a pessimist, call me Ishmael, but I think that book publishing is about to slide into the sea.

Garrison Keillor, ‘The End of an Era in Publishing’

It is his snobbery that got publishing into this mess. He talks about the coveted New York Times, but the Times doesn’t review the books that keep publishing alive. He is afraid of genre fiction. Publishing isn’t dying, it is evolving, and evolution hurts… Werewolf and vampire porn saved publishing.

Colleen Lindsay, Literary Agent, and several other respond

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