Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

How and When to Sign a Book Deal, Hardback Book

How and When to Sign a Book Deal Hardback

Part of the Advice to Authors Book 1 series

Hardback

Description

Have you always dreamed of getting published? Do you want to know how to land and close a traditional book deal? Have you already been offered a deal and want to make sure this is the right deal for you? Author and poet Helen Cox has signed numerous book contracts over the last ten years and has wide-ranging experience in the world of independent publishing. Channelling a decade of publishing know-how into easy to follow, practical advice, Cox helps you decide if a traditional deal is the right choice for your book.

In this book you'll discover:

  • How to attract a publisher.
  • What you should know before entering into discussions with a publisher.
  • A step-by-step guide to the process of landing and closing a traditional book deal.
  • Which parts of the contract you should pay closest attention to.
  • What to ask your editor or agent before you sign a contract.
  • The realities of working with a traditional publisher.
  • The realities of the independent publishing route.

Signing a book deal need no longer be a lonely or unsettling process. Heeding the insider information in this book will put you in the best possible position to make prudent business choices about your work, and be sure any deals you're offered have the best chance of resulting in future literary success.

If you like straight-talking insider information with a touch of humour, then you'll love this behind-the-scenes exploration of the opportunities and pitfalls the publishing industry presents.

Information

Other Formats

£13.99

£13.95

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Information

Also in the Advice to Authors Book 1 series