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The Triskele Trail 2014 Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A Pathway to Independent Publishing. This is not a How-To book. This is How-We-Did-It. This is The Triskele Trail.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Join award-winning author Lucy A. Snyder for this guide to working, surviving and thriving as a writer in a world that often doesn’t properly value creative professionals. Snyder — who’s authored ten books and over 200 stories, poems, and articles — shares her no-nonsense advice
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers offers an on-the-ground view of publishing with the use of inexpensive resources (after all, writers should make money off their writing, not pay for it!). Covering everything from how best to use a thesaurus to how to handle editor deadlines, its holistic perspective builds skills writers will use at every stage of their careers.
Heart of the Matter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Heart of the Matter: Tips From Heart of Carolina Romance Writers For Writing and Selling Your Novel is comprised of 40 instructional, guiding, and encouraging articles by the multi-published and talented members of Heart of Carolina Romance Writers.
Write for the King of Glory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Share the fruits of my first five years of publishing. Learn about blogging, writing, cover design, editing, marketing, and find a bunch of great resources to help you in your publishing journey, many of them free. I'm not the be-all and end all of Christian publishing, but I'm here to help, and so are a bunch of other Christian writers and service providers.
What Kind of Loser Indie Publishes, and How Can I Be One, Too?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Who knew indie publishing could be this much fun? Whether you have published before or are contemplating your first book, Pamela Fagan Hutchins makes an overwhelming field manageable by presenting tried and true how-tos and a myriad of resources, including the marketing plan that got her debut novel national distribution - all with her tongue firmly planted in her cheek.
Buy a Trumpet and Blow Your Own Horn! Turning Books Into Bucks
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You've published your book. Now what? So many new authors believe their books will “sell themselves.” Whether they self-published or have a publisher, getting book buzz, and finding an audience for their book, is largely the author’s job. What’s the secret? Maralys Wills shares how she, and other authors do just that in Buy a Trumpet and Blow Your Own Horn!
Dignidad, cultura y libertad
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Price: $4.93 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
José Carlos Bermejo Barrera es catedrático de historia antigua en la Universidad de Santiago de Compostela. Su voz crítica ha aparecido en numerosos trabajos en revistas y periódicos nacionales e internacionales relacionadas con los campos de la Historia Antigua y la Filosofía de la Historia. Con más de una treintena de monografías a sus espaldas y un libro de cuentos publicado por esta misma edit
Ask the Agent: Night Thoughts on Writing and Book Publishing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Anthology of the best writings from literary agent, Andy Ross' blog: "Ask the Agent". Includes advice on getting published, finding an agent, writing book proposals and query letters. Also essays about writing, book publishing, and recollections of his 30 years as owner of the legendary Cody's Books in Berkeley, California. The writing is opinionated, irreverent, and often hysterically funny.
Write It Right - Tips for Authors, Volume II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The result of many suggestions, this eBook is the 2nd Volume of Write It Right – Tips for Authors by an award winning novelist. Extra articles by popular authors are included, as are many links and referrals to sites for further research. Also, numerous examples are given to further explain the many topics discussed. A reference manual to which many will refer to perfect their prose.
Passons au numérique : comment s'auto-publier et surtout pourquoi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: French. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
« Incontournable pour tous ceux qui veulent s'auto-publier » -- JA Konrath, auteur à succès de Trapped, Origin, et Whiskey Sour. « Le meilleur livre sur la révolution de l'édition numérique » -- Michael Wallace, auteur à succès de la série Righteous.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys
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Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
Telling Your Tale Boxed Set for Writers: 2-in-1
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Series: Telling Your Tale, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Telling Your Tale: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook, Telling Your Tale WORKBOOK: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook
Secrets of Successful Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Writers speak about how to write, publish and promote your book in the age of digital publishing. Contains interviews with John Locke, Gordon Ferris, Stephen Carpenter, Dakota Banks, Linda Wisdom, Matthew Reilly, Loucinda McGary, David Lender, JR Rain, Jack Dann, Dale Brown, Stephanie McAfee, Andy Briggs, Kat Martin and many, many more.
So You Want To Be a Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A full-time freelance author with 251 books in print and 17 more under contract explains the publishing business for beginners.
Oysters and Angels and Writing Aerobics
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Personal anecdotes from the author's thirty-five years of experiences and insights as an author, her ups and downs with publishers, agents, and Hollywood. She takes the writer through her Writing Aerobics, step-by-step exercises to guide any writer from concept to publication.
Creating Great Ebooks Using Jutoh
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Price: Free! Words: 58,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Anthemion. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book tells you how to use Jutoh to create ebooks that work on the Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Nook, Kobo and other ebook devices and viewers. There are plenty of illustrations and lots of general advice about ebook creation and editing as well as details about using Jutoh.
Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.81 from 21 reviews)
This guide is packed with essays, articles, and how-to guides, as well as contributions from 33 bestselling indie authors including J Carson Black, Bob Mayer, Victorine Lieske, Mark Edwards, and many more. If you are considering self-publishing, if you need to breathe life into your flagging sales, "Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should" will explain it all.
Phenomenal Book Sales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Phenomenal Book Sales, is specially crafted to bridge the yawning gap between writing a book, promoting and marketing it. PBS contains techniques, strategies and wealth of information endorsed by hundreds of book industry experts designed to give authors the needed edge over other prints vying for positions in a heavily saturated marketplace.