TITLE

The Problem with POD

AUTHOR(S)
Shur, Rudy
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;1/16/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 3, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on Print-on-Demand publishing. POD is considered the latest vehicle for vanity publishing, or self-publishing, by authors who are able to pay a fee to see their books in print. POD books may look and feel professionally produced, but that does not change the fact that they are not actually published. POD titles have contributed to a 28 percent increase in the number of books published between 2000 and 2004.
ACCESSION #
19474556

 

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