Bookshout Snags $6M for Online Book Community

Dallas-based Bookshout, which operates an online book community and sales and marketing site for book authors, has raised $6M in a Series B funding, the firm announced today. The funding was led by Ambassador Enterprises. Bookshout, which is led by Jason Illian, helps authors with a way to connect with the readers of their books, particularly around digital books, letting authors engage with their fans, offer up special sales, share ideas, promote bonus content, answer questions, and more. More information »