How long does it take to publish my book?
It's a question we get at CDP often. The answer is it depends. For a Children's book on average it takes 15 - 24 months, and for Young Adult Sic-Fi/Fantasy 15 - 18 months.
This Book Publication Timeline represents a process most authors can expect to experience. The actual time to complete each step will vary based on the author's response time and story needs. Use this as a general guide when planning your book publication.