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How to Write Good: A Guide for the Aspiring Independent Author
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A handy how-to for the aspiring indie author.
How to Write a Book About Weight Loss
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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.
Self-publishing Guides: Self-publishing a Book
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Series: Self-publishing Guides, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Uploading files to a  packager isn't the entire scope of work. That's actually the easiest task, but there are many more necessary tasks to be done..  This book explains the entire self-publishing process.  It breaks up the publishing process into four timeframes starting four months before the availability date. This spreads the workload into easy-to-manage chunks.
Rights and Contracts; What YOU Need to Know About Copyright, Rights, ISBNs, and Contracts
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Series: The Literary Midwife Presents, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A handbook for the new author on your rights, copyright, and the basics of publishing contracts, this book explains everything including publishing contracts in easy-to-understand terms. Know how to keep your book and your rights safe as you publish in today's 'wild west' publishing arena!
The Most Efficient Way to Publish an eBook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Many secrets that online retailers won't share about publishing an eBook are revealed in Peter's new eBook, The Most Efficient Way to Publish an eBook. His eBook outlines a simple, efficient, and proven method for eBook publishing that all independent authors should read before undertaking their first eBook conversion.
How to Get a Cheap Book Cover
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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.
Goodreads for Authors: How to use Goodreads to promote your book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
E.L. James' book '50 Shades of Grey' wasn't actually selling many copies until she started promoting it on Goodreads. One publisher asked how another publisher had generated so much pre-launch interest in a particular book - the answer was 'Goodreads'. If you aren't selling enough books, or if you are about to publish one, this book is for you. Learn how to use Goodreads quickly and easily.
Design Your Own Killer EBook or Print Book Cover for Free Using Microsoft PowerPoint: A Step By Step Guide to Creating Your Dream Book Cover at Zero Cost to You, Using Software You Already Own
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by New Paradigm Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
You've worked hard to write an amazing book. Why pay a stranger big bucks to design your cover? The title of this illustrated, user-friendly guide says it all - Design Your Own Killer EBook or Print Book Cover for Free Using Microsoft PowerPoint: A Step By Step Guide to Creating Your Dream Book Cover at Zero Cost to You, Using Software You Already Own. Do it yourself! It's easy… And Free!
Making Word.doc Files on Linux
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Smashwords requires Microsoft Word.doc files for the books it publishes. This is a problem for Linux users because Word doesn't run natively on Linux. You can make these files with LibreOffice (the replacement for OpenOffice). This revised edition shows you how to use LibreOffice to produce files that will work on Smashwords.
How to Write Sensual Love Scenes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How to Write Sensual Love Scenes is the third ebook in the series, The Secrets to Getting Your Romance Novel Published. Written by Adrienne deWolfe, winner of the Best Historical Romance of the Year Award, this ebook describes how to put the sizzle in kiss scenes and love scenes; how to master the suspense technique known as sexual tension; and the bestseller's secret for writing love scenes.
Write a Book, Publish a Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Straight-forward easy-to-follow guide on how to write and publish your own book by successful, award-winning author of over 25 books and professional editor of over 600 books.
Successful Self-Publishing: How We Do It (And How You Can Too)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Successful Self-Publishing: How We Do It (And How You Can Too) is an inspiring anthology of fifteen indie authors' paths to success in publishing, edited by #1 Amazon Authorship Bestseller Shoshanna Evers. Get ready to take your career to the next level!
How to Write Ebooks For A Living
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Ebooks can provide a passive income large enough to live on. This book covers how to find the time to write, what equipment you will need to write it, where to publish and how to make the leap to the life of a financially independent author.
Let's Get Visible: How To Get Noticed And Sell More Books
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take your sales to the next level! The author of the award-winning, bestselling Let's Get Digital is back with an advanced guide for more experienced self-publishers. By using these tips, you will get your book noticed. And getting noticed is the key to growing your sales.
The Author's Guide to Marketing: Make a Plan That Attracts More Readers and Sells More Books
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,250. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Marketing is part of every author's job, but it doesn't have to make you miserable. This book gets past the one-size-fits-all formulas and over-hyped fads, and helps you make a plan that works with your unique time, talents, and resources to sell your book both online and off. You'll find dozens of tested ideas for self-publishing, traditionally publishing, and thinking-about publishing writers.
How to Make Your Booklet Using Microsoft Word
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Office productivity applications
Ever want to be an author? Turn your Word document into a booklet without any added expense. Take your Word document and turn it into a professional-looking booklet. This book covers all you need to know. If you ever wanted to publish your own work, this is a great way to start.
Self Publishing & Promotion Made Easy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Self Publishing and Promotion made easy is a step by step Do It Yourself guide for new writers.
How to Write, Publish, and Sell your E-book Without Spending a Nickel!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
For first time e-book writers, it's a confusing world out there. What's the difference between epub and mobi? Do I have to learn them both? Do I have to buy an ISBN number? How will people find my book? These and dozens of other questions are answered in this book. Written for e-book beginners, it will nevertheless offer valuable insights to even experienced writers.
Indie Author Book Marketing Success: Proven 5-Star Marketing Techniques from Successful Authors and Book Marketing Experts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,040. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Body and Soul Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
(4.00 from 1 review)
From the combined minds of 14 book marketing experts, this book will enlighten and lead you on the journey of marketing your book. Each author must travel their own road to success, working hard to find what works best for them - but book marketing doesn't have to be intimidating. Let these experts help you find your way to success.
A Silicon Valley Writer Volume 2 (2010-2011) (Blog Postings)
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Series: A Silicon Valley Writer Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,760. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: 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".