Publish and Perish by Daniel Latham
Approx. 26,680 words.
Published on June 19, 2012.
A new electronic book reader shakes up the market. Writers suffer mysterious, violent deaths. An executive makes a pair of authors an offer they seemingly cannot refuse.
Travelling from book fairs to online role-playing games to a steampunk convention, two novelists uncover a plot to seize control of the world’s literature.