What is copyright exactly? Make sure you grasp the basic principles to ensure you protect and exploit your rights to your intellectual property – your self-published books. Orna Ross and Helen Sedwick provide a clear and helpful introduction.
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Like to sell more rights to your books – translation, film, tv, etc – but not sure where to start? First step: read ALLi’s three guiding principles to rights selling to set you in the right direction. From the guidebook by Orna Ross and lawyer Helen Sedwick.
Are you making the most of the opportunity to get your share of the booming audiobook market? Let Orna Ross and Helen Sedwick make a compelling argument in this extract from their guide to authors’ rights.
Are you confident that if someone offered you a rights deal tomorrow, you’d know whether it was worth your while? Here’s an easy way to start skillin up and get savvy enough to build your author business through rights sales – read this post by Orna Ross and Helen Sedwick.
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 […]
Indie authors often wonder whether and why they should be investing in tickets to attend trade publishing fairs such as the London Book Fair, the Frankfurt Book Fair and Book Expo America. We always advise that this kind of event is more about publishers doing deals with each other, and authors who attend can often feel […]