Author James McGrath Morris Tells Readers What’s Next

A couple of months ago, I had the astounding pleasure to hear author James McGrath Morris (Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power; Harper Perennial, 2011; The Rose Man of Sing Sing; Fordham University Press, 2005) speak at St. John’s College, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His personable, humorous, and highly informed presentation included up-to-date information on the current state of publishing.  Here are a few of the random tidbits that raised a few readers’ eyebrows:

The largest e-book reading audience (41%) are people ages 30-49. (Didn’t you think it would be a tad younger?)

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