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Do I really need an agent if a publishing house explicitly mentioned they manage everything from start to finish (including content)? (1 Viewer)

Eholic

Senior Member
Dear readers,

Feel free to chuck a brick or tone at me, but I really do need helpful information on this since Google isn't very good with specifics.

On two instances I read that they do everything.

Do I really need an agent if a publishing house explicitly mentioned they manage everything from start to finish (including content)?

I am looking forward to your advice and inputs, thank you! 🙏 🙃
 

Eholic

Senior Member
Hey Bloggsworth, thank you for your reply!

I am assuming the principle "no upfront payment" still stands?

What are the characteristics of a unreputable publishing house - warning signs to watch out for?
 

Ralph Rotten

Staff member
Media Manager
Do you know anything about contract details, foreign markets, marketing costs, subsidary rights, pass-thru, film rights...?
If you can get an agent, then you should.
Which publisher is this?
 
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