Tumblr has long been a spawning ground for books about everything from parenting to hipsters to rap, but as the network's Yahoo-ification continues, some wonder if it will be harder for publishers to find new titles.
Aspiring authors check your Twitter feed. Are you witty? Are you providing a fresh perspective on something that's hot right now? Can you make your 140 characters sing with all the abbreviated elegance of a budding Bard? If so, you may be one of the lucky plucked from the millions of tweeps in the micro-blogosphere by an agent ready to make a deal.