Yet, traditional publishers are increasingly choosy about the authors with whom they work.
At the same time, a dramatic increase in the number and quality of tools available to would-be authors has caused even many established authors to eschew traditional publishers and do things by themselves--often for much higher royalties.
In this ten-part “How to Professionally Self-Publish a Book" course, six-time author, speaker, and publisher Phil Simon lets you in on secrets on how to professionally publish your own book.
After doing two books with traditional publishers, he started Motion Publishing to produce his next two books--and publish another for a client.
(He then returned to traditional publishing for his fifth and sixth books.)