Author pay is on the decline in the UK, while while publisher sales are rocketing. Author pay consists of royalties from traditional publishers, or an agreement of profit based on what a book packager or service provider will offer. This article is a follow-up to a recent story we published ... Read More about Author pay decrease while publisher sales soar
Traditional Publishers are not the best way to be published for most authors. Traditional publishers and publishing in general is a topic that comes up often at Star Print Brokers. The publisher can make millions for authors. But, even bestselling authors barely make a living wage, as reported in ... Read More about Traditional Publishers are not for bestselling authors
Book Layout Design using Adobe InDesign Adobe InDesign for book layout design — a beginners guide. Self-publishers and graphic designers are usually not new to the concept of book design, or using the primary design tools. However, all too often self-publishers contract with a graphic designer ... Read More about Book Layout Design in Adobe InDesign
Gourmand Awards Winner A Gourmand Awards Winner! This prestigious honor is is awarded to Chrissie Manion Zaerpoor, author of "The Art of Mead Tasting and Food Pairing". The Gourmand International "Best of the World" awards Zaerpoor the best U.S. book in the "drinks category other than wine". ... Read More about Gourmand Awards Winner! SPB Print and Design!
Book Publication including childrens books Book publication, even childrens books, requires authors to give us some idea of specifications before we send out sample(s). Authors want samples to evaluate quality, and we need your specs in order to give you a cost estimate or firm quote. It's not ... Read More about Book publication including childrens books