Vook Acquires a Deteriorating Byliner for Its First Publishing Imprint
As our first step towards giving authors what we believe they deserve from their publisher, we will be increasing your royalty rates across the board to 85% of net revenues. In the coming days, our team will be reaching out to you to answer any questions - and make sure you're set up to receive your royalties without any delay.
In the spirit of ultimate transparency, something we believe is still lacking in the book industry, we've included a question and answer section below.
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Questions & Answers
Will Vook pursue Byliner's subscription program?
No. Vook is focused on publishing and promoting books to successful online retailers and maximizing the value of sales through those channels.
What are Vook's royalty rates?
At Vook, you keep 85% of your net royalties. There are no out of pocket costs and no hidden fees.
Will my books remain on sale in the ebook marketplaces?
Yes. Your books are currently up for sale and will continue to be for sale without interruption.
Does Vook want to publish new titles I may have?
Yes! Vook is very interested in continuing to publish new work from Byliner authors, either under the Byliner imprint, or under your own name. If you have any immediate ideas, please contact our Publisher, Matthew Cavnar, at Matthew@vook.com.
What about my backlist content that I have licensed to Byliner?
Vook will be talking with authors and agents in the coming weeks about ways we can maximize the value of your work. If you're curious to talk to us right away, you can reach out to Matthew at Matthew@vook.com.
Is there any way for me to track the sales and performance of my book with Vook?