Next up in my Tips and Tricks Series is James Aquilone!
James Aquilone is the founder of Monstrous Books, writer of the Dead Jack Zombie Detective series, and editor of the anthologies Classic Monsters Unleashed, Shakespeare Unleashed, and the 50th anniversary Kolchak: The Night Stalker graphic novel.
1.) As an editor / publisher – what are some common mistakes you see authors make when they sign their first contract?
People say you’re supposed to get screwed on your first contract, so authors often give away too much on those early contracts, believing that they’ll make up for