Amazon unveiled its new publishing venture Kindle Worlds yesterday and already the book world is buzzing.
The new service will attempt to reward both writers and the original rights holders for new fiction based on existing stories and characters.
Given the amount of time it takes George R.R. Martin to craft and publish the next installment of A Song of Ice and Fire, it’s looking more and more likely that Game of Thrones will end before the final volume is published. Add in that the producers are saying they believe seven seasons of the show would be a good run for the series, that means the TV show could SPOIL the novels.
When Bram Stoker unleashed Dracula on the literary world, the vampire had a wide variety of supernatural powers including super strength, shapeshifting, hypnotism, weather control and making victims into his vampire companion.
The world’s largest bookstore chain could be re-thinking its approach to digital books.