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The Triskele Trail 2014 Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A Pathway to Independent Publishing. This is not a How-To book. This is How-We-Did-It. This is The Triskele Trail.
How I Found the Write Path: A Compilation of Letters
Price: Free! Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
In this endearing compilation, over sixty authors share letters written to their past selves, candidly sharing what they might not always discuss in public. The hope is that those of you who haven’t published will learn from their experiences. And those of you who have published? Well, you just might realize you’re not alone. :)
Electro-Muse: Tools and Tips for the Beginning Independent Author in this Electronic Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Preparation for self-publishing can be a daunting task. Electro-Muse contains instructions and guidelines to help make the process easier for beginning writers traveling the self-publishing path. Writing tips and inspirational quotes by familiar authors are sure to motivate independent authors on their journey.
Write Every Day: How to Write Faster and Write More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Time Management
WRITE EVERY DAY is specifically geared for fiction authors who are juggling busy home lives, work lives, and the new pressures to “build a platform” while simultaneously producing more books.
The Rocky Road to Publishing: Advice on Writing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Noted author Judy Fitzwater lends her trademark wit to her own experiences, offering a candid look into what it truly takes to be a writer. Get a frank, fresh take on the realities of the writing life, process, and industry as Fitzwater provides practical advice, humor, and lots of encouragement for those engaged in the tough business of writing fiction. A delightful read full of candid tips.
Grammar for Fiction Writers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The world of grammar is huge, but fiction writers don’t need to know all the nuances to write well. In fact, some of the rules you were taught in English class will actually hurt your fiction writing, not help it. Grammar for Fiction Writers won’t teach you things you don’t need to know. It’s all about the grammar that’s relevant to you as you write your novels and short stories.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an account of my own personal online indie self-publishing endeavor, which ended horribly. I want to help people avoid my mistakes. Within this text I will give you advice on how to seek representation by a literary agent and possibly get a legitimate publishing contract with a reputable company.
Novel Marketing: Making Your Author Brand Work for You & Your Books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
To sell books, you need to market your fiction. But you don't want to do marketing if you come off like a smarmy used-car salesperson. When should you start building your fiction marketing platform? ASAP! What is the best way to market your fiction? Relationship and content marketing with a consistent author brand to your target audience, the readers most likely to love your books.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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
Your Guide to Marketing Books in the Christian Marketplace
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Newly updated and expanded, this award-winning title (Independent Publisher Book Award, International Book Award, and Indie Excellence Award) is packed with valuable information on promoting books in the unique Christian marketplace. It is the essential resource for anyone involved in promoting Christian books. This is the perfect resource for publishers, self‑publishers, and authors alike.
Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Indie Publishing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
As indie publishing flourishes, many, many myths form around this new booming area of publishing. USA Today bestselling author and major indie blogger Dean Wesley Smith takes a cut at killing some of the myths before they can take root.
Write The Book Inside You
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free, Michelangelo. You’ll discover how to see the angel in your flow of ideas, and then find the piece of marble in your first draft, and then carve him free through revision.
Celebrity Authors’ Secrets - The World’s Greatest Living Authors Reveal How They Sell Millions of Books
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Twelve of the world's greatest living authors reveal their tips for writing a book that sells over a million copies in Celebrity Authors' Secrets. A must-have guide - filled with publishing and book marketing info - for aspiring writers, authors, publishers, editors, writing coaches, creative writing tutors and anyone who loves books. Find out how to make your book stand out from the masses!
Create Income through Publishing: An Author's Approach on Generating Wealth by Self-Publishing
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2014 by SandSPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop applications / word processing
What this book is NOT...Get Rich Quick, Instant Success, Shortcut to Internet Millions and the rest of the internet hype. What this book does, is show you how to expand your book profitability by learning to publish on many platforms to create independent streams of income. Your success is in your hands however I can show you how to streamline your success.
Beyond Your Book
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching
Authoring a book enables you to spread your message and broaden your horizons beyond your wildest dreams. Make your book a realization of your dreams. Look beyond publishing and selling, to the many creative ways you and the world can prosper from your book. Authoring a book enables you to spread your message and broaden your horizons beyond your wildest dreams. Make your book a realization o
Opening Up To Indie Authors
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) guide will tell you how to recognise opportunities, work with publishing partners and open doors, and keep them open, for your own benefit -- and that of all indie authors.
Choosing A Self Publishing Service
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This guide, compiled by the Watchdog team at The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi), tells you all you need to know in order to choose the self-publishing pathway that's right for you.
The ABC’s of Making Fiction Funny: Building Blocks for Adding Humor to Your Writing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn how to formulate the funny, make your stories more fun, your characters more endearing, and your writing more marketable for potential editors and agents. Learn the techniques for charming your readers and keeping them entertained enough to fall in love with your stories and keep coming back for more!
The Indie Author’s Guide to Book Editing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
The Indie Author’s Guide to Book Editing shows authors new to the publishing process how to make sure their manuscripts receive the editorial attention they deserve, even with a self-publisher’s unique production schedule, budget constraints, and publishing goals.
How to Start a Home Decor Blog: Profiting From Your Decor Ideas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you a lover of all things home decor? Do you dream about blogging about the newest in furniture, wacky designs and textiles that define your home’s personality? This book has been designed to help you start a blog and create income streams, so you can start making some money off your passion.