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Philip Yancey’s New Title Releases as eBook Four Months Ahead of Print Edition

The-Question-That-Wont-Go-Away-Book-Cover1-682x1024In order to respond to recent news events, the eBook edition is now. The print edition is still months away. Philip Yancey explains:

…Traditional publishers wanted a year to publish the new book.  (As a magazine editor I could never figure out why book publishers needed such a long lead time.  Then, again, newspaper editors couldn’t understand why magazines needed several months’ lead time!)  We decided to go to press more quickly, by releasing an e-book right away.  For the next few months, we’ll have the e-book available for purchase even though the hard copy won’t be released until sometime in December.

When I went to Newtown in December 2012, I asked the publisher of my first book, Where Is God When It Hurts?, if they could donate some copies to the folks in Connecticut who were hurting.  “We’ll do better than that,” they said.  “We’ll make the electronic book available free for two weeks for anybody.”…

…[continue reading here]…

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