Book publishing has changed dramatically over the last twenty years and if you are a long time author with published work and contracts you need to inventory all your agreements and do some serious thinking about your backlist.
New opportunities have emerged and you can take advantage of them.
Let me sketch the big picture, which has two foundation blocks. Copyright in most cases is the life of the author plus 70 years, so your copyrights are in force. This is your property, only you have the right to exploit it. [Read more…]