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Signing a Publishing Agreement

Signing a Publishing Agreement

Book Deals. Publishing. All book deals are NOT created equal.  This is the first of a 2-part blog post on publishing deals.  One will offer my perspective as a published author, who received a 6-figure book deal from Random House for my first book.  The second, will...
Signing a Book Publishing Agreement

Signing a Book Publishing Agreement

DON’T SIGN THAT BOOK PUBLISHING AGREEMENT without reading and understanding between the lines.   The other day I got a new book client, and that’s the first thing I said to him—DO NOT, and I repeat, DO NOT sign the publishing agreement he received from the publisher...
Book. Publishing. Subsidy. Vanity.

Book. Publishing. Subsidy. Vanity.

If you are not well-known and have tried to get published, you know, all too well, how difficult the process can be.  In fact, it’s almost virtually impossible for a first time non-celebrity to get a book deal with a mainstream traditional publishing house. The...