We’ve been lucky to get a lot of press attention. You can read about the coverage on our merger with DailyLit. Below are some of our other favorites.

 

U.S. Press

NBC News, Feb. 18, 2014
“Must Read: Serial Novels Get Second Life With Smartphones, Tablets” By Keith Wagstaff

The Boston Globe, September 8, 2012
“Boston literary start-up lands Amazon deal” by D.C. Denison
A profile of Plympton by Plympton Street’s local paper, The Boston Globe.

The New York Times, September 30, 2012
“E-Books Expand Their Potential With Serialized Fiction” by Julie Bosman
A look at all the publishing efforts in the serialized fiction space.

Time Magazine, October 15, 2012 (subscription required)
“Stay Tuned for E-Serials” By Lily Rothmans

The Atlantic Monthly, March 2013
“Serial Thriller From literature to appointment television, episodic storytelling is flourishing”
By Megan Garber

Wired, September 10, 2012
“Pulp Fiction 2.0: Cheap Thrills For Your Kindle Are Publishing’s Newest Cliffhanger”
By Ryan Tate

The Wall Street Journal, January 15, 2014
“Should ‘Women’s Fiction’ Have Its Own Category?”
By Yael Goldstein Love

Publishers Weekly, November 7, 2013
“DailyLit Debuts Revamped Website” By Calvin Reid

The Seattle Times, October 10, 2012
“Op-ed: Book publishing, like journalism, up-ended by digital ink” by Jennifer 8 Lee
Our president and publisher on what the professionalization of blogs can tell us about the future of books.

Publishing Perspectives, December 3, 2012
E-Serials as the “Third Layer” in the Publishing World by Dena Croog
A comprehensive look at Plympton’s model so far.

The Huffington Post, September 20, 2012
“An Open Letter to Fiction Writers” by Yael Goldstein Love
Our Editorial Director’s call to optimism about the future of fiction.

Fast Company, September 7, 2012
“Closer Look At Amazon’s New Kindle Serials: Part Dickens, Part TV” by Sarah Kessler
A thoughtful look at the serial programs, interviewing two Plympton authors

TechCrunch, September 7, 2012
“Plympton Is A Studio For Serialized Fiction, And Yes, It’s Collaborating With Amazon” by Anthony Ha
A profile on Plympton that has been retweeted hundreds of times.

Boing Boing, September 6, 2012
“Kickstarting a literary studio for serialized fiction” by Cory Doctorow
Be still our hearts. Our Kickstarter was Boingboinged.

New York Observer’s BetaBeat, September 10, 2102
“What the Dickens? How Plympton Plans to Review Serialized Fiction” by Kelly Faircloth
A really nice take on Plympton’s vision of serialization

paidContent, September 20, 2012
“The serious business of Kindle Serials” by Laura Hazard Owen
A smart take on the upsides and challenges of digital serials, with insights from our co-founders.

PandoDaily, September 11, 2012
“All Hail King Content! Four Startups on the Vanguard of Paid Digital Content” by Nathaniel Mott.
How Plympton, MatterNarratively, and Homicide Watch are challenging the ethic of unpaid writers

The Harvard Crimson, September 7, 2012
“Harvard Grads Found ‘Plympton’ Publishing House” by Fatina Mirza
A profile of Plympton from 14 Plympton!

MediaBistro Galley Cat, September 7, 2012
“Plympton Pitches Serialized Fiction on Kickstarter” by Dianna Dilworth
A plug for our Kickstarter!

IndieBookSpot, September 7, 2012
“Plympton literary studio launched Kickstart to fund serial novel plans” by John Warner
A thoughtful piece about our Kickstarter.

Columbia Journalism Review, September 28, 2012
“The Kickstarter Chronicles” by Sara Morrison
A good summary of Plympton’s mission and our Kickstarter campaign.

 

Blogs

The Ilanot Review, Winter 2014
‘Interview with Rachel Kadish’ on her new serialized novel for DailyLit ‘I Was Here’

Jane Friedman, October 12, 2011
Yael Goldstein Love on serial as art form.

Tuesday Serial, October 1, 2012
Round table with people working in the serial space.

The Kindle Chronicles, October 5, 2012
Interview with Yael Goldstein Love on serialized fiction.

 

International Press

The Guardian, September 15, 2012
“Will Amazon’s Victorian venture be a serial thriller?” by Anna Baddeley.
A British piece wonders if serialized fiction could breathe new life into big social novels.

El Pais, September 17, 2012
“Entre Dickens y The Wire: vuelve la novela por entregas” by Virginia Collera.                                Plympton en español!

Finzioni Magazine, September 21, 2012
“Tremate, i feuilleton sono tornati!” by Francesca Modena.
An Italian fiction magazine discusses the high and low antecedents of serialized fiction.

E-book-news.de, September 10, 2012
“Gesetz de Serie: Plympton, ein “Studio fur Literature”, produziert Serials fur Kindle & Co” by Ansgar Warner
A nice piece about Plympton and the history of serialized fiction (thanks to our Production Editor for paying attention during German class).

Koltukname, September 12, 2012
“Yeni çağın tefrikası.”
A thoughtful look from a Turkish culture blog on the revival of serialized fiction.