An author's journey doesn't stop once their manuscript is completed. Once they have finished their story, they face the challenge of searching for publishers who would take a chance on their work.
In order to discover what publishers are looking for, authors should understand the process of producing a book. Nine different independent publishers have revealed insights about their selection process, and their secrets to getting published.
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What's the Selection Process Like?
Tina Moss, Chief Operating Officer of City Owl Press, divides the selection process into two primary stages:
What are Publishers Looking For?
Publishers must balance the marketability of their titles with the quality of their books. According to Tina Moss (City Owl Press) a senior editorial team’s decisions are dependent on the following factors:
What's The Selection Process Like?
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