American indie author Amira Makansi provides an entertaining case study on how she and her co-authors came to be offered an option on film rights for two self-published novels. Over to Amira… Major Major Major Major’s Mediocre Guide To Getting A Film Deal One of my favorite quotes is a twist on a famous phrase […]
Self-publishing Author Advice about retaining and selling book rights and negotiating the best author contracts
Indie Author Fringe: YA author SRJohannes share her experience, and the benefits, of a hybrid-author working with an Agent.
Indie Author Fringe. Toby explains that it’s not only big name, traditionally published authors who need a literary agent.
Want to boost your Sales? Who doesn’t. In this panel session recorded live in the author HQ at London Book Fair, director Orna Ross interviews two bestselling indie authors and sales gurus, Mark Dawson and Joanna Penn, together with ALLi’s literary agent Toby Mundy about how to go beyond selling e-books in your home territory. […]
Table of Contents: Chapter One Publishing Rights In A Digital Age & What To Expect From This Book New Opportunities for Writers The Three Phases of Publishing New Challenges for Writers Who We Are ALLi’s Guiding Principles Chapter Two What Does A Writer Own? What Is Copyright? Common Questions About Copyright Chapter Three What Are […]
In addition to our discount and publishing rights consultancy for members with IPR License, ALLi has partnered with Toby Mundy, of TMA, to help our professional members sell their publishing rights, including translation, film and TV rights. Our New Publishing Rights Initiative TMA Literary Agency (in association with Ed Victor Ltd.) is to work with ALLi […]
Make the most of your ALLi Membership by leveraging a 50% discount, and publishing rights consultancy, being offered by IPR License. IPR License, a publishing rights management platform that allows authors and publishers to trade publishing rights and permissions with other publishers, agents and other rights buyers, is offering an improved discount and unique service […]
In this special edition ALLi Insights, Orna chats with Creative Management agent Toby Mundy to introduce an exciting opportunity for qualifying ALLi members to leverage their global rights through the Toby Mundy Agency. Meet Toby Mundy of TMA Toby has been in publishing for 25 years and worked at Harper-Collins and Fontana Press before joining Orion as their editorial and publishing […]
In this month’s How-to for Authors, Orna chatted with Kindle Scout GM Dina Hilal to get an overview of the Kindle Scout program and elicit some ALLi Insights about how authors can leverage this Amazon publishing opportunity to reach readers. What is Kindle Scout? Kindle Scout is reader-powered publishing for new, never-before-published books. It’s a place where […]
Christine Sun, ALLi’s China Ambassador, provides a general introduction to the Chinese market for self-published authors and their books, including a helpful case study of Dutch author Jen Minkman’s work in Chinese translation. “Globile” authorpreneurs of the 21st century cannot ignore the Chinese market. In this year’s Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) alone, nearly 40% […]