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Will I get the files if I decide to terminate my contract?

We can supply the final files (in pdf format) to an author, on request, but these are not able to be reproduced without the publisher's permission before terminating the publishing contract. We believe in providing authors with complete creative control, as well as ensuring that the author retains the copyright of their text and the rights to re-publish the book elsewhere at any point, should they wish to. We are aware that many publishing companies have small print in their contracts which ties authors into a contracted time period meaning that authors often have to pay to retrieve the files of their work, must publish subsequent books under the same publisher or must wait for so many years before they can re-publish their book elsewhere. We find this highly unethical and believe the author should retain copyright and control at all times. 

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