Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I publish with Churchell Hill?

Because our goal is to publish great stories in a great way, Churchell Hill means quality; which means you’ll be working with some of the best in the business: editors who spot trends, and develop talent while overseeing your manuscript and working with you to manage our career; marketers with proven relationships with all on line retailers, whose knowledge of strategic pricing and on line advertising is top–notch; publicists with their expertise in social media and promotional campaigns; who can get the word out about your book. But don’t just take our word for it. Here is some information we hope will help you decide on the best publishing plan for you.

Who is Churchell Hill?

It’s the digital-first publishing imprint of  Churchell Hill Books. Each month our goal is to build an exciting list of fresh, exciting voices, which means we’re always looking for new talent! At Churchell Hill, we’re known for our personalized approach to publishing. We promise, you’ll know our names, phone numbers, email addresses and twitter handles. You’ll be hearing from us often. You’ll receive major house effort with boutique TLC, making Avon Impulse a fantastic place to launch your romance writing career.

Who will I be working with?

When you sign with Churchell Hill Publishing, you are acquiring a team responsible for art, copy, marketing, social media support, and publicity—and more: A foreign rights staff determined to make your book available in other languages; a legal team protecting your work from piracy. Our goal is to sell as many copies of your book, in as many venues, as possible.

What kind of marketing and publicity will my book be getting?

Because every book is different, our marketing plans aren’t cookie cutter. But we can promise the following: e-galleys sent to key reviewers and bloggers, featured placement in our newsletter, consideration for strategic pricing and key account promotions, and targeted Facebook advertising. In addition, you’ll be supported by a group of superfans who talk about Churchell Hill books, all the time!

Where will my books be sold?

Everywhere! Your work will be available globally at all the major online retailers. If your fans want print, every book longer than 25,000 words will be available in print at those same retailers. World English language distribution ensures that your book will be available in English around the world, and our subrights department will work hard to get your book translated.

That sounds great, but what are the royalties?

Chruchell Hill Publishing royalties are 20% after the first 5,000 or less copies sold. (Advancements are subject to publishing house approval which is TBD.) The print books receive standard mass market royalties based on sales.