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advance agent

Myles McCarthy

advance agent

first experience ahead of a show told in amusing anecdote and yarn

by Myles McCarthy

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Published by Excelsior Publishing House... in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Myles McCarthy ; illustrated by J.H. Appleton.
ContributionsAppleton, J. H.
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p., [1] leaf of plates (front.) :
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19634162M

Average advance at a small house (with advance): $15,; Average advance at a Big Five publisher: $32,; Average advance for all authors without an agent: $3,; Average advance for all authors with an agent: $27,; Authors with agents typical have advances nine times higher than those without.   Selling a book in that calendar year. The highest earning author said his/her income was 90% advances, 5% royalties, and 5% misc. Note, this author sold , copies of his/her debut book and has sold 13 trade book titles over a career; however, royalties still only made up a fraction of his/her income. Don't count on royalties to support you.

Choose a weekend timeframe, check prices to see if any weekend is cheaper than another, book rooms, then make arrangements with friends, family, work etc. PRO TIP: If you book in advance, many hotels will offer an “Advance Booking” rate, but these rates are non-refundable.   Because there are so many factors, there’s no ‘average’ book advance. A book deal is not patronage for your sheer talent, or even direct compensation for the hours you have toiled to create the book. It is an advance against what the publisher thinks your book will earn. The publisher takes a financial risk on your work.

85% of your $10K advance (your agent gets the other 15%) 85% of your $K royalty earnings (again, your agent gets the remaining 15%) Again, be aware that good agents will press for the highest advance they can get away with, so you can easiliy, easily earning a living as a professional author and not see a royalty check from one year’s end.   As the inimitable Katharine Sands, literary agent with the illustrious Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency likes to say, in this post-Borders world, “Ten is the new ” Meaning that what used to garner a $50, advance now garners a $10, advance. It is true that the size of the average advance is down, but it’s also true that while.


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If you write a book and no one buys it, you've wasted your time. So don't write a book, write a book proposal. Your literary agent will then sell the book based on your to page book proposal.

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If your book sells $, worth of copies, you will receive royalties only on $50, since the first $, of sales is used to essentially pay back the advance. So there you have it: You Author: Greg Dybec.

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