Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis

Pearls Before Swine

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  1. Bilan

    Bilan said, 10 months ago

    Maybe people aren’t particularly interested in books when the author is listed as Rat.

  2. Sherlock Watson

    Sherlock Watson said, 10 months ago

    Success is all about timing.

  3. TEMPLO S.U.D.

    TEMPLO S.U.D. said, 10 months ago

    Even my older brother got himself an eBook published on Amazon. “Her Eyes Were in the Star”, only $4.99.

  4. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    Easy to get published, hard to let anyone who cares know it is available.

  5. edclectic

    edclectic said, 10 months ago

    Publishing is like…well, no, not gonna say it.

  6. Nabuquduriuzhur

    Nabuquduriuzhur said, 10 months ago

    Amazon kept pushing to make my books Ebooks. It’s a fair amount of work to convert them, but that’s not why I didn’t do it.
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    ~75% of books are paper. More importantly, I figure at some point, a hacker’s going to break the encryption of Kindle and the other small screen book readers and several million books will suddenly be “public domain.”

  7. Barry Carter

    Barry Carter said, 10 months ago

    @Nabuquduriuzhur You are aware that this has already been done quite some time ago, right?

  8. Sisyphos

    Sisyphos said, 10 months ago

    Vanity of vanities, thy name is “I’m a published author!”

  9. akwolffan

    akwolffan said, 10 months ago

    @Nabuquduriuzhur

    it’s been done. it’s possible to break the encryption for Kindlle books, and for Apple iBooks, and for B&N Nook books. It’s just a major pain to do it, so it’s not popular. the encryption on Microsoft .LIT books was broken so thoroughly and so long ago that it’s now trivial to do it… and MS has abandoned the fight.

  10. Just4Kixx

    Just4Kixx said, 10 months ago

    A simple search of torrent sites will net thousands, probably millions, of ebooks. If man encrypts it, man can decrypt it

  11. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    This is why my two books were not made into E-books.

  12. Puddlesplatt McLearn

    Puddlesplatt McLearn said, 10 months ago

    my books have a copyright….all in another name.

  13. Lee-Anne Griffin

    Lee-Anne Griffin said, 10 months ago

    @Nabuquduriuzhur

    Already broken a long time ago. The good news is that most people don’t torrent everything and you will still get paid. But the reality is they just aren’t going to charge as much in the future and authors aren’t going to make quite as much. Maybe it isn’t “fair” but it is the way of the market.

  14. lisapaloma13

    lisapaloma13 said, 10 months ago

    @Puddlesplatt McLearn

    I’m glad you mentioned that last part. I was all ready to search Amazon for “Puddlesplatt”…

  15. lisapaloma13

    lisapaloma13 said, 10 months ago

    @masterskrain

    Might be interesting to e-publish one and compare sales?

    I like you; I don’t like pathetic, stinky, mud-slinging trolls.

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