I found some new blogs to find via Twitter. They are:
Interesting thoughts on publishing and writers and agents.
I found this part of a post on http://moriahjovan.com/mojo/ particularly thought-provoking because it seems like it is the way to go. I am trying to get more knowledge on ebooks and how to design for them:
3) Book designers: Stop trying to format ebooks on a print paradigm. Ebooks are not print books. They don’t serve the same function. It’s like trying to apply a print paradigm to audiobooks. Stop it. Learn how to format serviceable, good-looking ebooks and forget about Teh Fancy.