Fan Fiction to Sell on Amazon?

Opinions on fan fiction have always been divided and at the Writer’s Edit, it’s no different. Our contributors have been debating over e-commerce giant Amazon’s latest move to include fan fiction in its sales.

The publication of this genre of writing has always been controversial due to the blurring lines of copyright infringement. However, Amazon seem to have found a loophole by cleverly making a deal with Warner Brothers Entertainment Group and focusing on the fan fiction of three of its most popular teenage television shows.

The Writer’s Edit wants to know what you think about this development for authors, read the full article here.

Helen Scheuerer

Helen Scheuerer is a novelist from Sydney, and the Founding Editor of Writer's Edit. She has a Bachelor of Creative Arts from the University of Wollongong and a Masters in Publishing from The University of Sydney. Her #1 bestselling YA fantasy novel, Heart of Mist is available now. You can grab your copy here. She also chronicles her writing process and current work over at

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