The Ins and Outs of Offers

After you’ve written your proposal and sent it to publishers, the future of your book is in their hands. 

If you’ve done your job effectively, you will receive an offer (or hopefully, offers) to purchase the rights to your book.

Almost all offers come in one of three ways:

  • Preemptive offers
  • Auctions
  • Individual offers
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