What happens for 6 months?

Peter H. Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Fri Feb 17 17:41:27 PST 2006

At 01:34 PM 2/17/2006, Steve Rapaport wrote:
>So, Dzur is written, and accepted, and copyedited.  And it has a cover
>painting, and a blurb, and has been announced to the bookstores.  It even
>has cover reviews.
>And it's being released to the stores August 8.
>In the six months between now and then, can someone tell me what additional
>stuff we're waiting for that takes six months?  It can't just be printing
>the books.
>Just curious,

Almost certainly, a place in the queue.  They only publish so many, 
and they may want to wait a year between publishing works by the same 
author; they seem to like to publish a mass market edition of the 
same author's previous novel a month or two earlier, as well.

Regards, Pete
pgranzeau at cox.net