Upmarket Fiction: The Forgotten Middle Child of the Publishing World

October 21, 2019 - Understanding Publishing - 2 Comments

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Calling something “commercial” can sound like an insult in some circles, as if it’s a trifling entertainment not worthy of the term “literature.” In other circles, the term “literary” results in a half-stifled yawn, and is considered pretentious. A question you might ask when you’re writing is, "Can a book be both literary and commercial?” ... read more »