Long live 'Common Sense'

by Jim Fletcher -- One of my favorite publishers – and the list is very short – is Encounter Books, based in New York. The conservative publisher produces smart books and assumes, more…

Turning Obama-Alinsky tactics on their ear

by Jim Fletcher -- In "Rules for Radical Conservatives: Beating the Left at Its Own Game To Take Back America," the reader is treated to a humorous, irreverent look at a strategy more…

Making promotion a team sport

by Jim Fletcher -- In speaking with an author friend this week, I was reminded of the importance of actual book promotion in the publishing process. In this space, we have discussed more…

If Iran obtained nuclear weapons ...

by Jim Fletcher -- In the world of book publishing, Joel Rosenberg is known as a franchise. Of course, in his community, he's known for far more: humanitarian, watchman and so on. more…

No, the young aren't all liberals

by Jim Fletcher -- One of the blessings (caution: sarcasm) of living in the era of Obama is that the mainstream media come out of the socialist closet and blatantly lie. Political more…

What publishers won't tell you about book sales

by Jim Fletcher -- Frankly, the whole range of elements that makes up the publishing industry is beyond fascinating. Of course, an unrepentant book junkie would say that. Perhaps we should all more…