What makes a good anthology?
Give substantive and constructive feedback An anthology is a hard work of more than one author. To make the anthology perfect and appealing, all the stories must be individually significant. Therefore, read through every story personally, get inputs from your editor, and communicate the feedback to your writers.
How do you publish an anthology?
I learnt a lot doing it, so here are my top tips for a successful multi-author anthology project.Invite three times as many people as you need. Give very early deadlines. Have a house style. Get editorial help. Provide author guidelines. Don’t be scared to give substantive feedback. Find a collaborative editorial platform.
What percentage does a publishing company take?
Under standard royalties, an author gets roughly 20 to 30% of the publisher’s revenue for a hardcover, 15% for a trade paperback, and 25% for an eBook. So, very roughly, every hardcover release that earns out brings the author something like 25% of all revenue earned by the publisher.
15 (or so) Fabulous Publishers For Debut AuthorsAvon Impulse. Avon is looking for big, high concept historical and contemporary romances. Baen Books. Baen Books is an American publishing house for science fiction and fantasy. Black & White Publishing. What they publish: Coffee House Press. Chicago Review Press. Chronicle Books. DAW. Entangled Publishing.
What is the most successful self published book?
‘ 50 Shades of Grey trilogy