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by Mike Masnick


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Companies:
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Author Puts Novel Online For Free... And Gets A Book Deal

from the but-free-never-works dept

alex was the first of a few of you to send over the story of how author Marta Acosta posted her "young adult vampire novel" online for free at Scribd, where it became a top download with tons of great reviews... and that helped her get a book deal with Tor, who will be publishing the book in hardcover shortly. Once again, another example of how "obscurity" is a bigger problem than "piracy" for most content creators.

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  1. identicon
    Jayna, 16 Nov 2010 @ 9:40pm

    Vampire Diaries

    I always wanted to make my own vampire diaries on FanFiction.net and I would tell everyone how my vampire love looks like. All I want for Christmas is a typewriter to write all my vampire diaries.

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