You might ask them what the concern is. As a new author I am hungry for all industry information and your presentation of the material is easily understood. Hi Amelia, Congratulations on your excellent book reviews. Do publishers (have to) indicate the initial print run on their books? I also notice that there isn’t a Kindle version of your book yet, which could be a great opportunity for more sales and putting up the version of the book you most want to have up now. I’m a first-time self-publishing author who, unbeknownst to me, had errors in my first book. The disadvantage of a new ISBN is that the sales records start from scratch. When only minor changes are made (such as fixing typos), the new printing would be considered a reprint. I ordered vehicle decals to display on the sides of van every time I frequented the usual errand stops. It sounds like the changes are substantial enough to call it a second edition, but if you prefer to say “completely expanded and revised” that should be okay as well. Amazingly, I drew a substantial audience on good reads and and have received a 4.5 rating overall and 2 written reviews (I know about). I knew you’d have good advice! Hi John, Yes, it’s always a good idea to mention what’s new, fresh and important about the second edition–why readers should read it. The best way I knew how to get the word out about my book has been through promotional advertising by vista print. I also was concern of the fictionly story line. Then, instead of changing the first book you can create a second book: “20 MORE Simple Projects.” Just an idea! If so, I believe you can change the title, cover and ISBN number, as well as however little or much of the content you want. We now have five great grand babies under five and they are cousins that already have had a dozen get togethers..198 pages and 70 more to add.. Will I have a hard time finding help in marketing my book? Thanks so much for your research on Heather’s complex question Howard. I am currently revising a book chapter for my mentor as a co-author and my question is how much new information should be added. Or would listing it as a second edition only apply if I kept the original title? I am struggling to get Amazon to recognise that they should not replace a first edition with a second edition. He released his self-edited first edition in June, 2006. Just fix the errors and at the end of the book, encourage readers to review the book if they enjoyed it. Hi Jane, it would be great if we could have our way with Amazon, but unfortunately we have to play by their rules. I do not seem to be able to find anyone at KDP who understands that even though the books have the same title, they should be treated as separate books. What details make Lochinvar an attractive and romantic figure? Beyond a reprint, if the majority of the material is the same and there are just a few new updates, an author might consider calling the new version a “revised edition” rather than a “second edition.” However, if there is substantial change to the book, “second edition” would be more accurate. It may not be copied without proper attribution without explicit permission. In Canada, ISBN’s are free and gov’t organized but you do need to create a publishers name as they’re only issued to “publishers.” Doesn’t have to be a formal org though. Is there a way to search all eBay sites for different countries at once? I’m considering either a revised edition for my book, “Finding Diamonds in Dungeons,” (published 12-1-17) or a sequel. Would it be acceptable to list it as a second edition under it’s new title? typo corrections, changing a chapter title), a new copyright registration is not needed. A year later, Dave signed a deal with Inkwater Press to publish a professionally edited second edition. And I do encourage you to put mention on the back cover that it is a second edition or revision of FORMER TITLE. He may also have some idea for other ways to refresh the marketing, particularly on Amazon, which doesn’t care about the age of a book. Can this classify as a second edition? Your email address will not be published. I was surprised to say the least. Sadly, many editors miss things. The magic number that gets bandied about is that if the author sells 15,000 copies that begins to be of interest to publishers. If I add six spreads (12 pages) to expound upon the open ended story, do I have to change the title or isbn? Congrats though on the first book and two more! A literary agent will be interested if you’ve sold a large number of books. The difference between the two is subjective. Ther are still more in the published book. What are the slogan about the importance of proper storing food? You will need to read the publishing contract you signed with the first publisher. That’s quite an accomplishment. Since then, I’ve written two more, one for kids on this theme and one for leaders (Grateful Leadership) and we’d like to market the original book more widely. Since then, thanks to people like you, I have become more savvy about self publishing, especially about marketing and promotion. I hope to have his answer here shortly. So, do consider what changes are needed for the book to be current, as well, not just the minimum one can get away with. Congratulations on writing and publishing your book. Find out where they hang out (online and offline) and perhaps you can reach them through articles on websites they visit, through social media and in person (author talks or workshops). This means the core model is the same but the supporting info and text will be different. Each book has a separate ISBN. You may find some that would. Truth is it can be a smaller number depending on the publisher and market. However, the NAB-RE translation is also quite good compared to the older edition … Revised was very hazy about dates, and said that it happened before human history. Thank you so much for your contributions. Are you working with a traditional publisher? You want former readers who want a second edition to know that and you also don’t want people who read the first and don’t want to purchase the new version to be confused. Is evaporated milk the same thing as condensed milk? What’s behind my question: I want to enter the book for awards, most of which require a book to be published within the last year or two. I published my wife’s book Nebuchadnezzar King of Babylon in 2016. Ususally one would have the information that it is a second edition right below the title on the front cover, as well as on the title page. His website is letswritebooks.net, Your email address will not be published. http://www.letswritebooks.net. The table of Contents for the new book is similar to the TOC for the first book,, but the subtitle and some of the content has change. Also keep in mind that identifying the book as a “second edition” you are conveying that this book was worthy of republishing it, that has withstood the test of time, and perhaps so many people have bought the first edition that it sold out, requiring the second edition. Thanks for weighing in as a cover design expert, Howard! Howard VanEs For a smaller publisher and niche market it does not have to be 15,000 but it does almost always need to be significant. Thank you for your wonderful insights on this topic! If so, then a reader might be upset having purchased an older version, if the books are still around, which sometimes they are. It’s very expensive to make a public announcement by radio and media outlets (none of which I can afford). Will also contact you about in intro to him. (2) If I assign the current date to the revised edition (say, “Revised Edition, 2019”), will the revised book qualify as being published in 2019? http://www.let‘swritebooks.net. The original book was self-published with a company but owning the writes to his story we would like to self publish the book again with Amazon. Inter state form of sales tax income tax? I see. Could I change the title altogether and note on the front cover that it is a revision of such and such book? For these reasons, you want potential readers to know this as soon as possible so it is best to indicate “second’ edition right on the front as well as the back cover. I am working on a second edition of my book. I currently own the rights of my first novel which was (unfortunately published by a full-service publishing house). My contract ends with the company in the spring of 2020. Gina, I am sorry about your mum. I always appreciate your insight. Thanks, Lisa. And not a bad idea if you’re self-publishing to have a named publisher. However, making significant revisions or additions to a previous book would be considered a derivative work under copyright law. All rights reserved. The issue would be that people who purchased one and then the other might be upset to find a book that’s very similar to the other. Carla Ohse. Were you happy with the first publisher? What is the difference between a second edition and a revision? I assume you have new information or updates in the newer version? Limited to between the two you have listed I might lean more towards Revised for an introduction. This second edition of the RSV doesn’t put the biblical text through a filter to make it acceptable to … What is the proper way to show that on a book? Now we’ve decided to change the direction and take it from making the case for the system to making it a how to book that can really be used to make a difference. This is a bit confusing and for some reason one version shows two dates – 2011 and the year 1750 – which obviously is some kind of mistake. Plus it’s always good to add fresh examples, etc. However the book needed a new title and new ISBN number for a fresh start. Hi Paula, I’m asking a colleague who knows children’s book publishing. So, yes. How can I add to it and self publish or is it possible to get a new publisher yet retain my cover and original copy…..please help. Did you self publish? You will need a new ISBN number. On the other hand if you change the title and /or ISBN you will need to unpublish the current book and upload the new file – this will cause the book to appear as a new book and you will loose the existing reviews. Thanks very much, Lisa. It is with intent to seek and enlist the help of a literary agent to have the book reprinted to correct the typographical errors incurred from the first printing. Hi Denise, The book received favorable reviews on Amazon, but has not gained much traction. These are great questions, Jeaninne. However, you can say, “Previously published as…” So that readers know and don’t accidentally buy a book they already own (unless they want the second edition). It is beautiful that she has a legacy through the book and that your family is help her continue to make a difference in the world with it. I’m planning on including part of the new review on the back, too. Since you didn’t have an ISBN I don’t think you need to worry about it. I wrote a book in 2003 and have now rewrote it as a revised edition. I was so embarrassed and saddened to have a reviewer give me 3 out of 4 stars, noting the loss of a full star due to editing errors. Back to top. How will understanding of attitudes and predisposition enhance teaching? Have yet to recoup the first 100.00 back in over two years. Feel free to ask here as a comment and I will answer! Or, content has been revised. Lisa, please indulge me for one more question: So If I”m clear, if the book is written in a different format than the first edition and the subtitle is slightly different, I should still list it as a second edition, since the title and the TOC are similar? As I understand it, Bowker charges more than anyone else for ISBNs so of course they’d want you to buy a new one. So it will be considered under the category of revised edition according to your comments. W20 has put more detail on it in Shattered Dreams, and indicates that it was going on for tens of thousands of years, albeit still ending well before Catalhuyuk was built. Congratulations. Hi Feyi, If you are not making substantial changes beyond the added chapter, you might call it a “revised and updated edition.” If there are significant changes elsewhere, it might be a second edition. Hi Frank. Portions of This website's content may be used with proper attribution only. How should I label it? What about this scenario: Hi Richard, Nothing much seem to have change in the subject since the 4th edition was written in 2014. A second edition generally would have the same title as the first book. Lisa Tener is an award-winning book writing coach who assists writers in all aspects of the writing process—from writing a book proposal and getting published to finding one’s creative voice. I previously published a book on Amazon but now would like update it’s contents and rename it. If the second author has minimal input and/or the original author doesn’t want that, I’d still include it on the title page. I tried to schedule a signing with B&N, but they turned me down because I’m an unknown author. I recently started to write a bio. Can the title actually be changed like this and still be able to call it a second edition of the same book? But when I published the second edition (by mistake), they simply replaced the first edition. Hi, this post is very useful and thank you. Is that true? and could it be published under a different title while referencing the original title “previously published under”. Whether awards committees would consider it a new book is unlikely but you should ask them individually. I am assuming that you wrote both books. I live in Michigan and have emailed a Smith Publishing Company out of NJ to launch my Revisted Edition of Noonday Flower and they refused to do it because it was a revisited edition. I asked two of my editors and here Is what each said. If I was John Grisham, I’d have no problem. I paid dearly for a publisher with editing included. I am in the process of “re-printing” the title but changing the art cover and working with the original writings in the center of the new book, I will add a chapter in the end and write a new intro/story. The prize: a package of services from a “print-on-demand” self-publishing company. How do you handle the authorship when a revision or second edition is from a new author? You could use the re-release as an opportunity to re-launch with the help of an Amazon marketing expert, as well. If not, you may want to self publish again, but this time with Kindle Direct or Igram Spark, knowing that you will still need to do the marketing and book sales. It depends.The second edition may be an updated edition, with updated facts and figures, or perhaps with a new preface. After self-publishing, she is now in talks with foreign publishers interested in the international rights. Thanks. Correct? Publishers see you as a “publishing partner” and expect you to do the lion’s share. When is it just a reprint?”. Dear Lisa, If the book is in the fields of science, technology or another field that changes rapidly, you may want to make even more changes just to make it up to date. More than 30%? I would recommend doing more research about your target market. Hence, I am struggling to update the chapter with recent literature. I am thinking about doing a second edition with a lot more information to share with the readers. Many of my readers are wanting to hear more but being that is was a memoir, I’m not sure which way to go with that. I would think so, Dr. Ng. The typical number is 30%. Do you have an agent? Hi Joe, One idea for you is if you are going to add 10 new projects, can you add another 10? There are many “bad actors” out there in the self-publishing world and one does have to be careful of them. I would recommend you speak with the publisher if traditionaly published and consider a consult with a good intellectual property attorney as well. My father wrote an autobiography last year and many of the people who read the book asked him to elaborate on some points. HI Lisa, We started off wanting to change the title and update info to fit the new title. You might even pick up sales from readers of the first edition, if they want the new information. You’ll need to look at your publishing agreement to see if you own the right, if they do, if you are required to pay to get out of the agreement. I would like to re-publish the book, correcting a few typos, and perhaps making some updates, utilizing all the new info I have been blessed to learn. Or it may correct errors in the first edition. I have learned a lot about doing a second edition. Or how did you publish? His story is of being born in Cuba before the revolution and the struggles he encountered in getting our family out of Cuba and to the US. I’m hoping that the second time around, I will have a chance for better exposure and interest. Revised has all the clans while Second has only the Camarilla seven. I was promised I would receive my investment back in full after I shelled out the upfront fee to have the book printed in the first place. My 2-part question: (1) If I re-publish Nebuchadnezzar King of Babylon as a “revised edition”, will I be able to retain all our five-star reviews? I’ve published a picture book children’s story that includes 20 spreads (40 pages). The title will be the same but the Subtitle different. Lisa, thanks for this helpful article. What is the conflict of the story of sinigang? I don’t know the answer to that. When you upload a second edition, they the keep the first edition up, but label it “Out of print.” So it shows, but a customer could not purchase it. Revised edition vs. second edition? They no longer showed the first edition for sale. I would say, unless you are adding new chapters or making substantial changes it would be a revised and updated version, yes. Thanks Lisa for answering my questions; this feedback is very helpful and yes, I do plan to have a new ISBN number for this second edition. I if i make a new edition of a crafts project book to include more projects, but the subtitle of the original edition is “10 Simple Projects”, can the subtitle be changed to “20 simple projects”, or just “simple projects”? Thanks so much! I actually am not offering the first edition in print anymore for sale because I wasn’t pleased with the first edition. If I have a self-published book that isn’t getting much exposure, and I’d like to submit it to a traditional publisher, do I need to make changes and call it a 2nd edition, or can I submit the existing version (with maybe some minor changes)? Reading here, you suggest a “reissue” as opposed to a second edition. Your publishing journey is not uncommon, unfortunately. For instance my title is currently, “Just Tell Her To Stop: Family Stories of Eating Disorders” and I’d like to change it to, “Just Tell Them To Stop: Family Stories of Eating Disorders.” I’d like to reflect that all people can develop eating disorders not just females. ← What’s Getting Published and What Can You Learn from The Authors? The advantage is it clearly marks a new edition. Yes, you can tweak the title and call it a second edition. Do you think you need to make clear that it’s the same book so people don’t order it twice? Kenia, it can be published under a new title and with a new ISBN number but then you definitely want to make that clear because you don’t want previous readers to buy the book thinking this is a completely different book by the same author. The second edition may be an updated edition, with updated facts and figures, or perhaps with a new preface. An interesting question. However, I think most people would consider them the same book when saying, “He is author of x number books.” So, for instance, you might say his book, TITLE, is in the 10th edition. Then I truly believe that what happened to me does not happen to normal people. a new edition statement, e.g., "Revised Edition," "Second Edition," "First Paperback Edition," etc., OR a substantive new series (Cf. Plus the excellent testimonials it sounds like you have gotten from the first! But no, that’s not a second edition. All true about a kid in an ethnic Italian neighborhood. I am getting ready to publish a book again and would like to use the same title from a book I published in 2015. Would it be appropriate to have such wording on the back cover, possibly at the very top, so that it stands out? This is great advice. Comment document.getElementById("comment").setAttribute( "id", "ac90b7cc839b704a7d8fff95b0b9e02a" );document.getElementById("dfee9cef14").setAttribute( "id", "comment" ); Contact Lisa Tener: 401.477.0886 | Facebook | Twitter | Linkedin | Affiliate Login. If you are making a minimal amount of changes (no more than 15- 20 %) to the book you can simply make the changes in the text file re-upload and everything will stay as is. How do you put grass into a personification? Wikipedia has some good information on the topic of editions. Thank you for weighing in Howard! My educated guess is that this could be considered a new book, especially if the 30% you do retain gets some rewording, new examples, etc. You may find some that would. May be a silly one but it took me almost 16 yrs to reach the 10th edition of one of my books and each edition of my books take about one to two years atleast. In general, a second edition would need its own ISBN. How much new material is needed for a book based on another book to be considered a new book altogether (not just a revised or 2nd edition)? How Much New Material is Needed for a Second Edition of a Book? Where would that show up on the book? Do note that providing the latest data, or the most up-to-date information is certainly a plus from a marketing standpoint–and, therefore, something you want to emphasize to book-buyers. Just fixing some typos in a book. What is the contribution of candido bartolome to gymnastics? Good luck! For example, I recently released a third edition of my first e-book, Writing College Textbook Supplements: Developing Test Questions, Quiz Questions, Instructor Manuals, Lecture Outlines, and Other Curriculum Components,which details how to succeed in my main freelance writing niche. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply. If there is one. (Live and learn). If you are going to use your own ISBN usually that requires a new title and cover or a second edition, I believe. What are my obligations to my first publisher if I wish to publish a second edition with a different publisher? When the publisher realized that the cover and trim size were not going to sell (bookstores would not carry the book due to the trim size and horizontal orientation for a self-help book), yet we got excellent reviews and publicity, the publisher agreed to republish. Good luck. Required fields are marked *. In particular, your contract may require that, so read the contract first. Should I just say the book has been “Completely Expanded and revised” or something to that effect or do I just need to say this book is a second edition? Please may I know if every edition is considered a separate book or is it counted as one book? 2nd edition had moved that to twelve thousand years ago as a start, lasting three millennia. Or it may correct errors in the first edition.A revision may include n, What is the difference between a second edition and a revision. Is it better and easier to go back to the original publisher? A new edition, as you probably know, is considered a new product and gets its own ISBN. That is more than most people accomplish! Thank you I appreciate the help and signed on for your news letter. For second edition, should I explained in a coment why I produced a second edition and extent of change or say nothing at all? Yes, you can change the title. Is that correct? PS From your website, I see you have 6 awards and over 40,000 books sold. Thank you for weighing in Howard. Jonathan, Howard is my go-to expert for everything Amazon–publishing to marketing. I do have additional insights on healing and overcoming hardships that i’d like to share. You could add them as a co-author or “revised by Author X.” Depending on how the author feels, the ideal situation would be to put both on the cover. On KDP I have put ‘Second Edition’ on the detail page. Hope this helps! I wrote “the skinny kid from the green grass ” I had received fantastic vibes. Mother really was uninterested. You can change the subtitle of the Kindle version of your book without any issues – that is the good news. This revised version is a contemporary English translation without dumbing-down the text. At the very least, I would have a look at your Amazon sales pages and then contact KDP to clear up the confusion and the duplicate copy. A completely new typeset and designed edition of the popular Ignatius Revised Standard Version Bible, with minor revisions to some of the archaic language used in the first edition. It’s so wonderful that you take time to answer all the questions. Can the title be slightly different and still qualify as a “second edition” or does it become a new book? Covering 100 pages of new content in … Book is on Amazon. When publishing a second edition, is it necessary to have ‘second edition’ or some similar wording on the front cover? And more recently, modified Catholic versions of the 1971 RSV (RSV -2nd Catholic Edition or RSV-2CE) have appeared. At the same time, she saw the need to update the original US version of the book, which was self published, in order to provide the latest information and advances in the technology she describes at the end of her book. Otherwise, maybe just say “revised with new content” or something more specific. That’s impressive. I’m not a cover design expert, so I am asking my colleague who is to suggest what to do about the back cover. It sounds like a fascinating backdrop to a story. It will also make two pages for your book on Amazon with the older version appearing as “out of print.”. The copyright holder has the exclusive right to create derivative works based on their original, however, a second copyright is necessary to cover the new material. A great guide. If not, let me see if I can find out. Feel free to provide more information about the two books and I may be able to say more. I had a book published by a publisher that I paid. If the content is completely different you might now, but it sounds similar enough from what I understand. Whether awards committees would consider it a new book is unlikely but you should ask them individually. The not so good news is that if you are going to change the subtitle or title on your paperback book then you will have to get a new ISBN and create a new record. Just click on help and follow the prompts. Approx 70% will be new. Hi Timothy, ISBNs are not absolutely necessary on books at all, are not the same as barcodes and are part of a bigger myth much like “The Better Business Bureau.”. I also feel that the book could’ve also been further promoted had I had the backing of a literary agent and a notable- traditional publishing company that isn’t afraid to take a chance on a first time author. Some readers want a fiction book with a few “what if” kind of scenarios. So can this be Co stirred a new book that would qualify for the first right of refusal in our contract with publisher? Thank you for any information on how the % of content plays a role in new book vs anything else. Changes introduced in RSV-CE (1965) We reproduce here Appendix 2 of the first edition of the New Testament, RSV Catholic Edition (1965), which purports to … If yes, will it be appropriate to write 2nd edition on the book. I’ve also held at least two book giveaways on goodreads(as was instructed by the publisher of my book). Who is the longest reigning WWE Champion of all time? Is it a second edition, or nothing needs to change on cover or copyright page. If the content is similar, yes. If a second edition has the same title as the first, does it keep the same ISBN? Lisa. Do you own the copyright? Do you have any publishing questions? Third option, please: 2nd edition. I’m not sure you want to have anything about a re-release show up unless you are adding new content. They may be able to advise you on whether you could publish with them and get out of your other contract. In terms of attracting a traditional publisher and literary agent, both will want to know that you are the kind of author who will go out there and sell books. I have asked a colleague who specializes in Amazon marketing to answer your question about keeping the reviews. Thank you much. Hi Lisa, my mum’s book was published in 2006 and sadly passed away the year. I have a POD book with a one publisher, I want to remove and publish under my own ISBN and name. Hi Jane, I am going to ask my colleague who is an Amazon KDP expert, to respond to this. The first edition came out in 2009. Reprint? All Rights Reserved. It is fiction but I weave through it the facts about the first Black Resort In the US in 1920’s-1930’s through 1950’s. It depends. You’re saying that the changes to the new edition are all the new author or old author and new? Good luck! Would this be added to the acknowledgements page? So, if sales are poor, it would be an uphill battle to convince a traditional publisher to take it on unless there is some really big thing I don’t know about that would make it convincing. Do you need to know the printing terminology? Lisa. That edition … I wrote a book, titled ‘ A Pain Doctor’s Dilemma, prescribing opioids in an era of overdose ” , which was published by LifeRich Publishing, a subsidiary of Readers Digest about one year ago. Hi Rose, You’ll need to check your contract with the POD publisher to make sure you can do that. Where to specifically to put that information on the covers would be addressed in the design process. 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