Amazon Publishing Contract Summary

Amazon Publishing is offering five publishing contracts. Four first-prize publishing contracts with a $15,000 advance against future royalties. One Grand Prize Winner will receive a publishing contract with a $50,000 advance against future royalties. A brief summary is available below with more information available on the Prizes overview page. You will be required to accept the Amazon Publishing contract "as-is" if you are selected as a First or Grand Prize winner.

Each finalist will receive a full publishing contract with additional details.

The following terms apply specifically to ABNA contestants and not necessarily all Amazon Publishing contracts.

Territory:Worldwide
Languages:All
Formats:Hardcover, Paperback, E-Book, Audio, and Interactive Editions
Primary Sales Royalties:
FormatTerritory, except EUEuropean Union
Hardcover:15% of MSRP (list price)15% of Net Revenue
Paperback:10% of MSRP (list price)10% of Net Revenue
E-Book:35% of Net Revenue35% of Net Revenue
Audio:10% of Net Revenue10% of Net Revenue
Interactive Editions:25% of Net Revenue25% of Net Revenue
Net Revenue Definition:Gross amounts Amazon or its affiliates receive from the sale of the Work, less customer returns and returns of unsold stock, and excluding taxes, shipping and gift wrap charges.
Interactive Edition Definition:Electronic applications, games or other interactive products incorporating or derived from the Work(s), either alone or in combination with other materials (such as sounds, game features, animation and interactivity).

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