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Annabel Smith on (not) making a living from writing

What kind of income can ‘mid-list’ authors expect to earn from their books? Annabel Smith, whose second novel Whisky Charlie Foxtrot was published by Fremantle Press in November 2012, received $2210 from book sales in the previous financial year. In a blog post for the Wheeler Centre, she writes about book sales...

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