There is no single right way to write a great book, only an infinite number of wrong ways. Today the same holds true for publishing a great book. Whether pursuing traditional print or exploring alternate routes to publication, success will largely hinge on settling only for exceptional–exceptional craft, exceptional execution, and exceptional presentation of the finished product. Understanding the five primary paths to publication is essential.
- Traditional Publishing
- Small Press
- Hybrid Publishing
- Vanity Press
You’ve attended the seminars and mingled with writers. You’ve braved the reading critiques. Perhaps, you’ve even refined your query letter. What you know for sure, is that your manuscript sucks a whole lot less. But what’s your next step? Take advantage of this unique opportunity to spend 15 minutes of one-on-one time strategizing with industry expert, Holly Kammier, co-owner of the highly respected hybrid publishing imprint, Acorn Publishing, to determine which path to publication is best specifically for you.
Holly has prepared two handouts to help better understand the publishing options prior to your consult:
Advance sign-up is required to schedule a consultation. There is no extra fee beyond Full Conference or Saturday/Sunday registration, however there are a limited number of slots available. Contact SCWC Executive Director Michael Steven Gregory to check availability.
Staffed by Holly Kammier
Holly Kammier is a former journalist who has worked everywhere from CNN in Washington, D.C. and KCOP-TV in Los Angeles, to the NBC affiliate in small-town Medford, Oregon. The UCLA honor grad currently splits her time between San Diego, CA and Henderson, NV. She recently published her second book, Kingston Court, a chic lit novel with an edge. Holly is an avid reader with a passion for timeless books and beautiful writing. Along with novelist Jessica Therrien, she co-founded Acorn Publishing, a new model approach for enabling quality authors to indie publish under a single imprint.