We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the United Kingdom version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Writing Magazine > May 2016 > Miscellany



Journo nostalgia, serial returns, Jo Nesbø’s retreat, ‘real’ fantasy and a tasty scoop – we digest the weird wide world of writing

Serial fiction returns for busy readers

Serialised (or serialized as he wrote it, being from over the Atlantic) fiction as practised in Victorian times by such literary giants as Charles Dickens, Leo Tolstoy and Joseph Conrad is making a rebound thanks to the iPhone, reported Michael Kozlowski, editor in chief for the Good e-Reader.

He said Apple was showcasing two new e-reading apps, The Pigeonhole and Serial Reader – ‘both deliver classic novels into bite sized snippets that are easy to digest and appeal to readers who only have a few minutes to read each day.’

Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Writing Magazine - May 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - May 2016
Or 499 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only £ 3.25 per issue
Or 3899 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only £ 3.50 per issue
Or 2099 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only £ 3.99 per issue
Or 399 points

View Issues

About Writing Magazine

Got a five year plan? You set the targets, we'll help you hit them Everything you need to know before you write your novel New series: Shelf life - Top authors pick their favourite reads Reinventing Shakespeare: Be inspired by the Bard Publishing: Behind the scenes - Follow a book from manuscript to publication Star interview: Reader success - Costa Book of the Year winner Frances Hardinge Writers' News: 20 packed pages of publishing opportunities and £80,608 in writing prizes

Other Articles in this Issue

Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points