Publishing often feels like a mystery. There are so many details that go into getting a book published, and the process can be very, very slow. Publishers can also be intimidating, especially if it is your first experience, or if you don’t know what you’re getting into.
However, over the years, a few secrets have slipped out. Whether these are things your publisher won’t tell you, or things that you will just never know before trying to get published, there are a few unknown secrets about publishing that everyone should know about the publishing process (and yes, I made a list about it!) Here are the top ten things that no one tells you about publishing.
1. You’ve Got Three Months
Your book has three months to sell. Yep that’s it. You have three months to show your publisher, bookstores, and other marketers that your book will bring in revenue. …
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