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Self-publishing Author Advice about retaining and selling book rights and negotiating the best author contracts

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Sell More Books in More Formats in More Territories: Orna Ross, Mark Dawson, Joanna Penn, Toby Mundy

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. […]

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New Publishing Rights Benefits for ALLi Members – Part Two: TMA Literary Agency

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 […]

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New Publishing Rights Benefits for ALLi Members – Part One: IPR License

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 […]

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ALLi Insights: Author Rights with Toby Mundy Video and Podcast

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 […]

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ALLi Insights: Reaching Readers with Kindle Scout

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 […]

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Self-publishing and Translation in China

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% […]

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ALLi Insights: Legal Essentials for Authors with Helen Sedwick Video & Podcast

In this month’s How-to for Authors, Orna chatted with Helen Sedwick to discuss self-publishing legal essentials. Helen uses simple terms and easy to follow language to empower authors and set them up for success. Mention “legal” and many authors run for the hills. But, if you’re an Indie Authors who self-publishes you need to know your […]

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