InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames 10,000 Words FishbowlNY FishbowlDC LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Barnes & Noble Releases Self-Publishing Tools in Europe

nookBarnes & Noble’s digital publishing arm NOOK Media has officially introduced its self-publishing platform NOOK Press to authors and publishers in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Belgium.

Using the platform, authors and publishers can self-publish their books in these territories. The platform is also now available in multiple languages including French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch, and English. Royalties will be paid in their local currency.

“By expanding NOOK Press to the international community, we’re furthering our dedication to bring NOOK’s best-in-class digital reading experience and exciting new content to our customers around the globe,” stated Colin Eustace, General Manager, Barnes & Noble S.A.R.L. “Our goal is to get more people reading digitally, and with NOOK Press, we’re offering readers access to new voices and stories, and it’s another great reason to start reading with NOOK.”

Mediabistro Course

The Art of the Book Review

The Art of the Book ReviewStarting August 4, learn how to get paid to write reviews that will influence the publishing landscape! Taught by a Publishers Weekly book critic, you'll learn how to recommend a book to its audience, write reviews of varying lengths, tailor a review to a specific publication and more! You'll leave this course with two original reviews and a list of paying markets for book reviews. Register now!