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Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing
By Lady Jewels Diva®
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing is a quick and simple guide for up and coming Australian authors who choose the path of self-publishing so they can own all of the rights and make all of the money.
How to Get a Cheap Book Cover
By Joleene Naylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
1 star(4.91 from 11 reviews)
A great book cover doesn't have to cost a fortune. This book covers everything from hiring someone else, to all the DIY tips you need like finding the right font, locating the perfect picture, and illustrated step by step instructions on how to put the cover together in four popular art programs.
How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1
By J. R. Whittaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Due to the large size of this e-book I had to break it into 2 parts. How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1 How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 2 (FREE) The second part is FREE but will make no sense without Part 1.
Getting Published on Google Play: Self-Publishing eBooks
By Michael Daniel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Presented in a candid but professional manner, this is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide, complete with diagrams on uploading and publishing your work to Google's Play store.
How to Write a Book About Weight Loss
By Robert Bannon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,670. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
You have a story, advice or ideas to share about weight loss and there is a world waiting to hear it. 11 million searches per month for the words "weight loss" prove that there is an eager audience looking for your book. If you are unsure of how to write it, with the help of a writing pro, now you can do it easier and faster than you ever thought possible. Learn how to create your own bestseller.
Writing Scary Scenes
By Rayne Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,030. Language: British English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Are your frightening scenes scary enough? Learn practical tricks to turn up the suspense. Make your readers' hearts hammer with suspense, their breaths quicken with excitement, and their skins tingle with goosebumps of delicious fright. This book is for advanced-level and professional authors. It is not recommended for beginners.
World Building 101
By Julie Ann Dawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Originally designed for a seminar conducted by author and game designer Julie Ann Dawson at Suny College, World Building 101 provides both writers and RPG designers with an easy-to-follow process through which to create a functional and believable setting.
Ask the Agent: Night Thoughts on Writing and Book Publishing
By Andy Ross
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.
The Ebook Revolution Survival Guide for Authors
By Julie Ortolon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short guide is packed with tips on how to create, upload, price, and promote your ebook with simple step-by-step instruction and links to more detailed information. The tips are gleaned from my personal experience in getting my ebooks into the Top 100 Storewide at Amazon, plus the experience of 200+ print-published authors currently releasing their backlist and new material as ebooks.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!)
By Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
By Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
Self-Publishers Monthly, September-October 2013
By Danny O. Snow
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical tools for the publication and promotion of e-Books and paperbacks at little or no cost to the writer. A treasure trove of short, low-hype reports with little technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
Self-Publishers Monthly, February - March 2014
By Danny O. Snow
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical tools for the publication and promotion of e-Books and paperbacks at little or no cost to the writer. A treasure trove of short, low-hype reports with little technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords
By Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
0.75 star(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.
Self-Publishing Your Book: A Guide for First-Time and DIY Authors
By Roger Ellerton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
I am the author of 8 books -- 3 paperbacks and 8 ebooks. Overall I have been successful in getting my books published and sold. However, I did make mistakes and learned some valuable lessons along the way. This book is far from a complete resource on how to write, publish and market your books. The purpose of my book is to share with you my insights and experiences in publishing my books.
Write for the King of Glory
By Mary C. Findley
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.
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers
By Therese Arkenberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,490. 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.
Self Publishing Success
By Mary Rosenblum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Learn to publish your book safely and successfully in today's challenging marketplace. Award winning author and mentor, Mary Rosenblum, the Literary Midwife, brings more than two decades of experience writing, publishing, and marketing books to help new writers navigate this brave new world of publishing successfully.