Powerhouse literary and entertainment agency ICM Partners is now offering its stable of best-selling authors and celebrities the option to self-publish—an option that not so long ago was only associated with authors that couldn’t get published any other way. The announcement shows the new importance of digital publishing.
This move by ICM isn’t just in response to the growing market for digital books. David Mamet, an ICM client and Pulitzer Prize-winning author featured in this article about the news, said he chose to digitally print his next book in order to have control over the marketing and promotion process. (more…)