Does anyone have any information on standard royalty rates across the industry for a first time author of a children's picture book? I just want to check I'd be getting the decent amount. They're offering 25% per sale.
It's with Austen Macauley and I'm still making my mind up whether to take the offer as it's a contributory contract. I have... read more
My current WIP is a YA book that I've plotted out to be a trilogy. The first book is written (and revised) and comes in at 56k words, with parts two & three expected to be around the same length. As I intended this to play out over three books, I've left certain plot points partly unresolved with a view to them becoming the focus of the subsequent books.... read more