Fine Books & Collections
101 Europa Drive, Suite 150
Chapel Hill NC 27517
Editor: Rebecca Rego Barry, Editor.
Email address: rebecca-at-finebooksmagazine.com
About The Publication:
“Fine Books & Collections covers a broad range of topics and subjects of interest to book collectors, dealers, librarians, curators, and bibliophiles, from early manuscripts, to modern first editions and fine art, and everything in between.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Quarterly. Pays within 30 days of acceptance. Publishes ms 2-3 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month. Sample copy online at http://store.finebooksmagazine.com/back_issues.aspx. Subscription $19.98, $29.98 Canada; $39.98 other. Guidelines online at http://www.finebooksmagazine.com/writing.
“Queries for our ‘front-of-book’ section: short newsy pieces on books, art, and collecting. We work 4-6 months in advance.” Pays $0.20/word or negotiable rates for 500-2000 words.
Pays $0.20/word for 500-2000 words. Submit short but detailed query by email.
“We work on photography & art in-house.”
A common mistake is when writers say they “want to write about a topic ‘X'” without a hook or a narrative for the proposed article.
Welcomes New Writers: Yes