Press Release: BookBaby Partners with Writer's Digest to Launch Blue Ash Publishing
BookBaby, one of the country's leading book self-publishing services, has entered a partnership with Writer's Digest, a division of F+W, A Content + eCommerce Company, to launch a new self-publishing division named Blue Ash Publishing (http://www.blueashpublishing.com/).
"Blue Ash Publishing authors are truly getting the best of both worlds in self-publishing," said BookBaby President Steven Spatz. "In addition to the education resources of Writer's Digest, authors will get the advantages of worldwide eBook distribution through BookBaby's sales network, plus, inclusive access to a powerful suite of promotional tools through our BookPromoTM program, as well as have the opportunity to print physical copies of their books. It's a perfect marriage between two leading companies in the self-publishing space, and authors will reap the benefits."
For more than 90 years, the experts at Writer's Digest have been publishing books, magazines, competitions, conferences and distance education materials for writers who want to polish their skills and hone their craft.
BookBaby is the sister company to CD Baby, the world's largest online distributor of independent music, that's paid out over a quarter billion dollars to over 300,000 artists worldwide. The company applies these same services and powerful resources to the digital publishing world, to help independent authors and publishers accomplish their goals. BookBaby offers the largest eBook distribution network of retailers, including Amazon, Apple, Kobo, Barnes & Noble, and more, in over 170 countries around the globe.
"This new venture powered by BookBaby is grounded in what Writer's Digest does best: educating writers," said Writer's Digest Publisher Phil Sexton. The Writer's Digest community, founded in December 1920, provides information and inspiration for professional and aspiring writers, both traditionally published and self-published. Blue Ash Publishing takes its name from the editorial home of Writer's Digest in Blue Ash, Ohio, a suburb of Cincinnati.