Publishing in the 21st Century. What your agent dosn’t tell you!


lolDid you know the average print book will sell only 500 copies? While some people may get lucky, most will never make enough to recover the advance they get from the agent, a discouraging reality for new writers. A book put online will often make only 500 dollars, which sounds depressing, untill you realize many of the online titles are poorly made books that are from the people who couldn’t get a book deal with an agent. If your book is actually good it has the potential for becoming a success that a traditional publishing firm can’t offer you. They only give you a small cut and keep the rest for marketing, but as a first time, little known author they won’t actually spend a big deal on advertising your book. They spend all the big money on the big name authors that they know will sell well. Would it…

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About Anna Dobritt

Anna Dobritt is an independent eBook author and an indie publisher of RPG PDFs and fantasy maps through Cartography Unlimited for RPGs. She loves to read and write, and lives in Michigan. Anna enjoys watching Dr. Who, both the classic episodes from the 1960s-1980s and the current episodes. Anna has three trilogies in the queue: Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe – Volume 1: The Beginning has been released, and Volume 2: Discovery, is going through the editing and revision process, with plans to self-publish in 2016. Volume 3: Truth is currently being written. Two other trilogies are The Archivist — Lenara Lenquil Adventures, and the Guardian Blades Trilogy. Anna has self-published Volume 1 of the Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe titled The Beginning; three short stories: The Hunter, First Raven, Raven Voice; a novelette titled Raven Flight, and a collection of short fiction titled Whispers from Within. Where the imagination soars on glowing wings! May the words ever flow!
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