Joanna Penn
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Joanna Penn is the author of thriller novel Pentecost, described as ‘Dan Brown meets Lara Croft’. She has also written 3 other non-fiction books.

Joanna’s site TheCreativePenn.com was voted one of the Top 10 Blogs for Writers and offers help for writing, publishing and marketing your book. She is passionate about ebooks, indie publishing and empowering writers to meet their market online.

Joanna is also an avid traveller, scuba diver, cat-lover and drinker of pinot noir

Follow Joanna on Twitter @thecreativepenn or on Facebook/TheCreativePenn

Blog Entries by Joanna Penn

The Future of the Book: What You Need to Know as a Reader

(2) Comments | Posted 15 December 2011 | (11:55)

You and I are probably categorised as 'heavy' readers to the publishing industry. We are biblioholics and consume words voraciously. We read instead of watching TV and browsing a bookstore is a visceral pleasure. We care about books in all their forms and we want publishing to thrive and give...

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Why the UK is Behind America for Ebook and E-reader Adoption

(23) Comments | Posted 5 December 2011 | (00:00)

Amazon have just opened up the Kindle store for independent publishing in Spain and Italy, adding to the US, UK, German and French sites that are already in place. This means that independent authors and publishers can now reach more non-English speaking markets and those stores will soon be bristling...

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Five Reasons Reading Is Better on the Kindle Than in Print

(20) Comments | Posted 14 November 2011 | (23:00)

I'm a confirmed bibliophile and most of my discretionary spending goes on books, although these days it's mostly on Kindle ebooks. Yes, I've made the switch and here's why you should consider putting the Kindle on your Christmas list.

(1) Number of books you can carry at one time...

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