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Publishing 101: A First-Time Author's Guide to Getting Published, Marketing and Promoting Your Book, and Building a Successful Career
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,620. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
PUBLISHING 101 is your comprehensive guide to getting published, while avoiding the common pitfalls of first-time authorship. You'll learn how to evaluate the commercial potential for your work; find and approach editors and agents; prepare query letters and book proposals; market and promote your work effectively; and determine if the self-publishing path is right for you.
How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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How to Write Hot Sex: Tips from Multi-Published Erotic Romance Authors features everything you need to know about adding sizzling sexual tension, scorching sex scenes, and emotional impact to your romance writing in twelve info-packed essays from bestselling and multi-published authors - so you can get published and get paid.
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 Self-Publisher’s Ultimate Resource Guide
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Self-Publisher’s Ultimate Resource Guide is the first and largest collection of curated and verified resources for independent authors who plan to publish their own books. The Guide makes vendors and other resources easy to find by separating them into 33 distinct categories within the 3 main tasks the self-publisher must deal with. How to Prepare, Publish, and Promote their books.
The Hassle Free Guide to Publishing eBooks to Both Kindle and SmashWords with the Same Files
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Publishing to both Kindle and SmashWords at the same time should be easy. But it isn't. It's a hassle to get your files (cover and interior) accepted by both AND to have them appear exactly the way you intended. Unless you read this book.
How to Create Audio Drama - even if you've never mixed audio before in your life
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting
Got an idea for a story? Want to podcast it in audio drama form? Even if you've never recorded or produced a single piece of audio in your life before, we cover everything from recording and editing to releasing your show on iTunes. This accessible guide will help get you up and running in no time
How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to learn how to write a book that kicks ass and will actually make you money? Think you've got a non-fiction book inside you but just not sure how to get it out? Well, look no further intrepid writer! In my new book, "How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell" I share with you the same strategies I used to write and publish over 25 non-fiction book in a variety of markets.
Smart Formatting: How to format and upload your novel to Kindle, Smashwords and CreateSpace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book explains the steps required to format your manuscript for uploading to KDP and Smashwords. It gives practical advice on the Word settings to use, and those to avoid, and includes step-by-step guidelines to produce a clean manuscript ready for uploading. It also covers the steps required to format your manuscript for a print book using CreateSpace.
EBook Creation using Calibre at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to create your own eBooks for Apple, Android or Kindle devices? This is the book for you, focused specifically on producing .epub and .mobi eBook files yourself using the Calibre software tool. Produce professional quality eBooks for direct sales via your own web site or for upload to Smashwords and Amazon for global distribution. Learn how you can do it all yourself, at absolutely no cost
I Wrote My First Story – Now What?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Want to get your story published? Need a little help? Then this short reference guide is for you. A quick read, you learn how to go from getting published to become a best selling 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: 35,850. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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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.
Show and Tell: Secrets to Improve Your Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
"You definitely added more tools to my writing toolbox...Thank you!" -- Genene Valleau "You gave valuable info regarding the use of telling and showing and now better understand when to use them in my writing." -- Gerry Jove
The Beginner's Guide to Self-Publishing a Book
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The most practical guide for beginners who simply want to understand HOW to self-publish their own book. A step-by-step manual which will lead you through a simple, yet efficient, process and take you from manuscript to published author. Self-publishing means that you can do everything a traditional publisher does... but better.
How to Avoid 10 Writing Misteaks: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Writing Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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New and emerging writers will probably have only one chance to impress each publisher. Don't ruin that chance by unknowingly including errors you could have easily avoided. If you are self-publishing, then don't turn off your readers with the top 10 fatal writing errors described in this ebook. Solutions to each mistake are provided in a concise, clear format. Ignore at your own peril!
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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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.
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, Publish, Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short book will teach you very succinctly what to do to dominate the eBook market. You'll learn how to write fast, and make writing work for you. If you've ever wanted to sit back and let the passive profits float into your bank account, then this is the book for you.
Writing Your Book: Cashing in on publishing faster, easier, and cheaper
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Write Today—Earn Tomorrow New equipment and new techniques make writing a book faster, easier and cheaper. You will discover: • What fiction and nonfiction subjects are in demand. • How large is your potential reading market • Where to find the information for your book • How and where to sell your book online This book provides the shortcut to becoming a published author.
Practical Thoughts on Becoming an Author
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
You've seen their names on the shelves of the local bookstore: Francine Rivers, Beth Moore, Tom Clancy, Rick Warren, Tim LeHaye, etc. Slowly but surely, a dream forms in your own mind; A dream becomes a quiet longing to have your own story in print. With advances in technology and drastic changes in the publishing landscape, it's now possible for anyone with this dream to get themselves into print
Writing Great Sex Bundle
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Series: Writing Romance, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Two great books for one low price! Everything a beginning romance writer needs in one convenient anthology. Includes Writing Sex When You Don't Feel Sexy and Marketing 101 for Writers. Includes: Writing Sex When You Don't Feel Sexy Marketing 101 for Writers