How publishers make decisions about what to publish

Editing_and_proofreading_blog_590To state an obvious fact, publishing is a business.

Publishers produce products that will make a profit. If you want to find a publisher for your work, it is useful to know what goes into the decision.

If you are self publishing, it is good to be realistic about what you are letting yourself in for. If you are prepared to suffer a loss for the pleasure of being a published author, it is sensible to assess just how much that loss might be.

This post explains the profit and loss account of a book.

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About The Proof Angel

I am a freelance editor and proofreader, working with a wide range of clients from large companies to individuals. I can help you to communicate clearly by carrying out a final check, or by suggesting ideas get your message over. I also have a sideline in textiles, as The Rainbow Angel.
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