Fans of Barbara Freethy, Bella Andre, H.M. Ward and Lucy Kevin can sell fan fiction on Amazon based on selected books from these writers’ work.
Writers can visit this page to start writing for the Kindle Worlds program. Amazon revealed the program earlier last year, allowing authors to write fan fiction based on someone else’s work and share royalties with the rights holders. Here is more about how royalties are paid: “Amazon Publishing will pay royalties to the rights holder for the World (we call them World Licensors) and to you. Your standard royalty rate for works of at least 10,000 words will be 35% of net revenue.”
Other content included in the Kindle Worlds program include: Ravenswood, G.I. Joe, The World of Kurt Vonnegut, Gossip Girl, Pretty Little Liars, and The Vampire Diaries; Valiant Entertainment for Archer & Armstrong, Bloodshot, Harbinger, Shadowman and X-O Manowar.