Episode 6 – How does a publisher decide what books to buy?

In Episode 6 of Beyond Writing, host Dachary Carey breaks down the decision-making process when a publisher decides whether or not to buy a book. Have you always wondered what goes on inside a publishing house, or why publishers pass on books that go on to be wildly successful? Here it is!

As promised in the podcast, here’s a link to an example P&L to help give you an idea of the business decision and math that goes into whether or not to buy a book:

The Book P&L: How Publishers Make Decisions About What to Publish

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