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The Complete Amateur’s Guide to Self-Publishing in the Digital Age by Diana Brown
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The short, easy guide for the rest of us! Self-Publishing guides are full of all of the information we need to do it ourselves - leaving us swimming in details that we often don't really understand. This brief guide gives a basic outline of how to publish your book, in the equivalent of about a dozen printed pages.
Publish for Free by Arthur Crandon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A short guide to getting your book in print and on ebook shelves without spending a penny. A friendly and concise guide to issues and opportunities from a published author who has 'Been there' and 'done that'. Lots of tips and valuable contacts. The author has several published books with total downloads in excess of 40,000
Indies Unlimited: Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World by K. S. Brooks
Series: Indies Unlimited: Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
In Tutorials and Tools for Prospering in a Digital World Volume I you’ll find 62 step-by-step tutorials and tips/tools which will show you how to enhance your social media presence. The award-winning and best-selling multi-national staff of Indies Unlimited brings you the ultimate guide for slapping social media into submission.
A Silicon Valley Writer, Volume 2 (2010-2011) (Blog Postings) by C.D. Reimer
Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The second volume of blog postings from A Silicon Valley Writer about writing and being a writer, featuring 22 blog postings from 2010 through 2011: "A Dead Tree Traditionalist Among eReaders," "Letting Short Stories Lie Fallow," "The Fiction Reprint Market Is Dead!" and "Why I’m NOT Joining Amazon’s KDP Select Program".
How To Write A Book: The Complete Guide to Writing and Selling Your Own Paperback or E-book by Cathy Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Are you an aspiring author who would like to know how to publish a book? Well you have come to the right place. Whether it’s a paperback or e-book this is the only book you will need to make your dream of writing a book come true.
Zero Cost Self Publishing by Stephen C Norton
Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Zero Cost Self-Publishing is here! Publish your book using high quality web services, in paperback or e-Book formats, for free! Distribute your book to international book sales sites at no cost. Collect royalties of 30 - 70% of your cover price. Let me guide you thru publishing your book, in paper & eBook formats, distribute to Amazon, Apple, & more, while you collect royalties. All for free.
The Truth About Santa Claus-a Jack Robertson novel by Gary Reed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you believe in Santa Claus? Jack Robertson does and now he has to prove it. Christmas magic is fading and Jack finds that he can help save Christmas. With Santa's help Jack explains the truth about where Santa's origins and how he does the miraculous things that he does. Santa commissions Jack to write his biography and has Jack explain the ins and outs of how to publish and promote an e-book.
Getting Your Book Out of the Someday Box (Because You Know You Want to Write a Book) by Joel D Canfield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
You don’t need anyone’s permission to write a book. In the past, writers waited to be picked by the gatekeepers who decided whether you were allowed to become an author. That’s no longer the case. Right now the tools, equipment and information necessary to write and publish your own book are available. With a little effort and know-how, you can publish your book at no cost whatsoever.
Top Ten Screenplay Rewrite Tips by Jim Kalergis
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Top Ten Screenplay Rewrite Tips" is a compilation of analytical tools intended to assist screenwriters in their effort to realize the full potential inherent in their screen story premise. Although this E-book is primarily intended for newer writers, old pros may well be surprised by the insights offered in this quick and easy read.
7 Gateways to Self-Published Success by Heather Seggel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The boom in self-published books is a wonderful thing, unless you're tasked with reading them for a living. This book breaks down the seven biggest mistakes self-publishing authors make and can help them meet and exceed the dreams that drove them to write in the first place. A bookseller, library tech, self-publisher and longtime book reviewer can help you connect with readers and succeed.
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords by Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A tested guide to Publishing your ebook on Smashwords using Open Office! Includes a review and tips on each step of the Smashwords Style Guide.
Stop Stalling and Write: Ten Tips to Help You Focus, Write and Succeed by Ann Fields
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This booklet shares ten tips on how to secure more time to write and achieve one's writing goals. Although written for writers, the information in this booklet can be used by any creative (artist, dancer, actor, etc.) to pursue their passion more vigorously.
101 Contemporary Romance Story Starters by Annette Elton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Every good romance novel begins the same way – with a story idea. Yet compelling story ideas aren’t always easy to come by. Sometimes we all need a little inspiration - a spark that ignites our imagination and excites the writing muse. Designed to kick start your imagination they include dialogue starters, scenes, open ended scenarios, and even story endings.
How to write INTERESTING Family Histories by Carol Baxter
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Keen to write an engaging family history? Stuck with little more than names and dates? Uncertain how to begin? This book provides advice ranging from how you can structure a simple family history and begin writing, through to how you can use simple words and sentences to evoke drama and tension. It will help you turn your dusty piles of notes and photocopies into a riveting family history.
Book Marketing 101: An Introduction to the World of Book Marketing by Heather Hart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
As much as we don’t want to hear it, book marketing is a huge part of becoming a successful author. Yet many authors don’t know how to go about it or even where to start. Giving an overview of book marketing, this book is designed to give authors the information they need to attack marketing head on and start successfully selling their books.
Self-Publishing Books 101: A Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Your Book in Multiple Formats by Shelley Hitz
Price: Free! Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Body and Soul Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Self-publishing books has never been easier. With print on demand and eBook technology available to us, it has made the process of self-publishing available to anyone and everyone. And there does not have to be huge upfront costs either. However, there are certain steps to self-publishing that you need to know. Let us take you step-by-step through the process of publishing your book!
Endless Joke by David Antrobus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Endless Joke is a collection. It's funny. It's irritating. It's the book you never realised you needed. But you do. If you want to stay safe (and sane) between the twists and turns and death throes of the old publishing monster and the anarchic new killing fields of epublishing, this book will help in that regard. It's equal parts passion, humour, angst & a kind of bewildered, contemplative awe.
Terry Kepner's Quickstart Guide to Smashwords Publishing by Terry Kepner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you find the Smashwords’ Style Guide intimidating/difficult to use? Are you getting Autovetter errors that don’t help? Have you uploaded your eBook many times and wonder if you will ever succeed? Terry Kepner’s Quickstart Guide to Smashwords Publishing uses twelve easy steps to get your eBook successfully through Smashwords’ Autovetter, usually the first time, and into the Premium Catalog.
WTF: Write To Fail by L. Chambers-Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012 by Black House Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
15 Easy Steps to Ruin a Perfectly Good Writing Career. A writer's life can be filled with frustration and rejection. This book is dedicated to frustrated writers and their daily ordeals. Helpful, supportive and slightly psychotic, this is perhaps the only writing instructional that requires a disclaimer to protect those involved with its creation.