Is your story like mine? Have you published in top journals, won prestigious emerging writer awards, gone to top MFA programs, spent years writing a great book–done everything that everyone has ever told you to do to get published–and still, have yet to sell your first manuscript?
The cream doesn’t always rise to the top. Lists are shortening. The number of annual literary debuts is paltry. Advances are shrinking to the levels of coffee money.
Thousands of GREAT manuscripts are falling through the cracks.
7.13 Books is a press trying to do its part to save a few literary gems.