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Most Writers Earn Less Than £600 A Year, Survey Reveals

Posted at 7:44AM Saturday 18 Jan 2014

The publishing industry has never been so sharply divided. In the week when the erotica writer Sylvia Day signed a staggering eight-figure two-book deal with St Martin's Press, a survey reveals that 54% of traditionally-published authors and almost 80% of go-it-alone writers are making less than $1,000 (£600) a year.


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