finding the right publisher

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Post by Amcdanel86 » 23 Mar 2018, 12:21

I am trying to find a publisher for my first book. I have roamed the internet and found 3 publishing company who are we will publish but for a price. we will edit, print, and promote some for you. what I want to know is how publisher are now. You pay them instead of they pay you? If this is true am I better finding my own editor and publishing myself?

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Post by espicer4life » 08 Apr 2018, 21:00

To my knowledge, A true publisher will not charge you to publish your book. This is because they get park of the money from book sales. The ones that claim they will publish for money are kind of like back end publishers if that makes sense.

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Post by lbhatters » 10 Apr 2018, 04:06

Amcdanel86 wrote:
23 Mar 2018, 12:21
I am trying to find a publisher for my first book. I have roamed the internet and found 3 publishing company who are we will publish but for a price. we will edit, print, and promote some for you. what I want to know is how publisher are now. You pay them instead of they pay you? If this is true am I better finding my own editor and publishing myself?
I suggest you ask a hybrid publisher some of these queations. Hybrid publishers are new for these days. Since they are somewhere between the small publisher and the very large one, they might be good people to talk to.
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Post by mancrucial » 11 Apr 2018, 16:31

authors who has a piece of work should know that publishers who ask to be paid are not genuine because a true publishers get it published first,also you are risking the manuscript because it can be published by another author without your conscience.

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Post by NRoach » 27 Apr 2018, 11:16

Never pay anyone for the privilege of getting your work published. That should be a hard rule.

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