Indie Groundbreaking Publisher

Scribe Publishing Company

by Jim Barnes / August 2019

“If I knew then what I know now, I probably wouldn’t be here, but I also wouldn’t have created the job I always wanted, where I wanted it.”

Indie Groundbreaking Book

Indie Groundbreaking Book: Continental Divide

by Jim Barnes / October 2019

"It may seem an odd way to learn about the world of transgender sexuality, but it sure worked for me, partly because Alex Myers is an outstanding, groundbreaking writer of fiction."

News

Librarians Throughout the Midwest to Judge Midwest Book Awards

"This year’s judges are approximately 95 percent librarians or library directors."

Indie Groundbreaking Bookseller

The Raven Book Store

by Jim Barnes / December 2019

“For our part, we try to level things by being really good at what we do, and really loud. So we use our platform to try to teach people what’s at stake as Amazon increases its influence and market share."

Tech Desk

From the Tech Desk

by Craig Manning / December 2019

''With so many forms of entertainment and so many distractions in today’s world, it’s sometimes hard to imagine young kids picking up books and falling in love with reading in the way that past generations did. Exciting, colorful AR book experiences like Desdemona’s Dreams could be the antidote."

Features

2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results
2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results

Celebrating Youthful Curiosity, Discovery and Learning through Books and Reading.

On the Hummus Route
On the Hummus Route

by Jim Barnes / July 2019

A utopian journey between cities, people, and dreams

Ask the Lit Agent
Ask the Lit Agent

by Mark Gottlieb

Trident Media Group Agent Mark Gottlieb Answers Questions Independent Authors & Self-Publishers Have About Working With a Literary Agent

2020 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards are Now Open
2020 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards are Now Open

“Celebrating Youthful Curiosity, Discovery and Learning Through Books and Reading”

First Impressions
First Impressions

by Jillian Manning / November 2019

How to Write a Great First Chapter

An Author’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays
An Author’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

by Jillian Manning / December 2019

10 Dos and Don’ts