I just signed a publishing contract with McFarland & Company to publish my Milwaukee Brewers historical book! What does this mean?
I need to deliver a draft of the manuscript by END OF AUGUST! Yes, this coming August. The manuscript has been completed for some time, but I will be taking another pass through to do even more edits. I also have to work on compiling sources for quotes.
After the manuscript is delivered, they have a review process prior to publishing. And I’ll need to get some unique authorized photos pulled together for the book. I already have one ex-ballplayer offer some great photos from the FIRST Brewers season. So that’s a big help. I’ll be reaching out to other potential photo sources as I go along.
Barring anything unforeseen, the book will be out in late 2018 or early 2019. It’ll be just in time for the 50th anniversary of the Milwaukee Brewers franchise! I will provide a specific date as soon as I know more.
Thanks to everyone following and supporting me on this journey. It truly takes a village of backers on a project like this. I am grateful for this opportunity and for so many wonderful family members and friends.
WHEW!!! To be continued…
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