Book Country is a social networks for books. Book Country is a place where readers and writers of genre fiction come together to read original fiction, post work or comments, and make a name for themselves. Our free community is a creative and supportive space where fiction writers and readers can give and receive constructive criticism, discover new and entertaining books, discuss and share tips and experiences, and learn about the publishing industry.
In the future Book Country will offer a convenient and affordable way to self-publish eBooks and print books.
Book Country, LLC is a subsidiary of Penguin Group, a Pearson company. Though owned by Penguin Group (USA), Book Country is a separate entity, both legally and practically with full-time Book Country staff members. Book Country is industry-wide in scope â€“ books from all publishing houses will be mentioned on the site, and staff members from all publishers are welcome to participate. Book Country is an equal-opportunity community with the success of our Book Country members at heart.
|Jul 23, 2013||Gigaom - Penguin’s Book Country plans store where self-published authors can sell their ebooks|
|Jan 18, 2013||Gigaom - This week in ebooks: Kobo ramps up, Book Country goes free, Inkling gets Googled|
|Nov 19, 2011||Gigaom - Self-Published Authors Sharply Criticize Penguin's Book Country|
|Sep 13, 2011||Mashable - How the Crowd Is Shaping the Future of Storytelling|
|Apr 26, 2011||TechCrunch - Book Country Brings Writers Of A Feather Closer Together|
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