The position will be based in the Southeast. Accordingly, the delay between the approval of the pre-press proof and the arrival of books in a warehouse, much less in a retail store, can take some months. Can I change or cancel my order once it has been submitted?
After all, I was a new author and she was one of the best editors in the business. It is in their best interest to negotiate lucrative contracts with publishers, as literary agents work on commission usually 15 percent. Editing may also involve structural changes and requests for more information.
Lisa: How many seasons does New Harbinger have for putting out a new list and what are the seasons you go by? Not a good sign!
Perhaps have a cup of tea or go for a walk, then smile and accept that your editor knows best. This policy shifts the burden of assessing and developing writers out of the publisher and onto the literary agents.
When will my order ship? Although newspaper and magazine companies still often own printing presses and binderies, book publishers rarely do. Literary agents do NOT offer line-by-line edits or make rewrites.
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