Most people don’t know that titles of books are not copyrighted.
For example, I could write a book titled Gone with the Wind. Surprised? I know I was when other books titled The Beach House were released! Most of the time, publishers want to avoid a title that’s already been taken, but sometimes books do emerge with the same title. This can be confusing to readers and I’ve received many letters asking me about this. Here’s my attempt to explain it.