•  Stellium Books offers and agrees to provide 50% royalties for books unless specified otherwise such as cases of coloring books, e-books and audio books or if illustrations were provided for a book by Stellium.
  • There is an initial cost upfront for cover design, editing & formatting, and Ingram submission. We also offer marketing materials such as rack cards at extra cost. A promotional poster will be provided digitally for Stellium authors for free.
  • Stellium books works with Ingram book distribution and this will be a requirement in most cases so that our books can be ordered by retailers. Exceptions to this will be e-books, audio books and maybe other special type publications. Update: Ingram has become optional.
  • We have an open book policy where the author may request sales totals for any given month.
  • Stellium will pay quarterly unless other arrangements are made with the author.
  • Screenshots will be provided as records on book sales.
  • We ask for first rights on all new books by our authors.
  • After one year Stellium changes the royalty rate to author 60% publisher 40% on standard books with standard royalty agreements.
  • Stellium reserves the right to reject any submissions.
  • We will publish new books within one month of estimated release date given. Normally all books will be released at or around release date given.
  • Royalties are paid via Paypal unless alternative arrangements are made with the author.
  • Stellium is not responsible for your taxes. No taxes will be withheld.
  • Special considerations are agreed upon by the author and Stellium Books.
  •  The author agrees to enter into this agreement for a minimum of one year.

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