Unless you are one of the very lucky few who win the book deal lottery, a book advance won’t change your life.
In a recent Media Beat interview (embedded above), The Nation‘s national security correspondent and a New York Times bestselling author Jeremy Scahill broke down how quickly a book advance can disappear–even before taxes.
Most recently, Scahill wrote Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield for Nation Books.
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