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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.
How to Build Your Online Author Platform: 100 Practical Tips
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
All authors need to find the right balance between writing and raising awareness of their work. The rise of social media and free online book publicity sites mean that building your online 'author platform' has never been easier. It can be a steep learning curve, so the 100 practical tips here will help save you precious writing time and suggest ideas.
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.
Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should
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Series: Let's Get Publishing, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.81 from 21 reviews)
This guide is packed with essays, articles, and how-to guides, as well as contributions from 33 bestselling indie authors including J Carson Black, Bob Mayer, Victorine Lieske, Mark Edwards, and many more. If you are considering self-publishing, if you need to breathe life into your flagging sales, "Let's Get Digital: How To Self-Publish, And Why You Should" will explain it all.
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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.
A Handyman's Guide to Self-Publishing Your First Book for Free (or Almost Free)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you one of the countless people who have a book that is aching to be published? If you have the talent, the desire, the motivation, the time, and some limited computer and Internet skills, by reading this book you can have your book published in an e-book and in paperback, from edited manuscript to finished proof, in about a month’s time for free (or almost free.)
Self-Editing Your Novel: an editor's tips to make your work shine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Are you a fiction writer? Do you need help with editing your work prior to publishing? Self-Editing Your Novel is designed for all those who are writing fiction, but it could also be used as a guide for those writing non-fiction. So whether you’re writing about love and romance, an epic journey, a family saga, murder, mystery, or some other genre of creative fiction, this is the book for you.
Naked Writing: The No Frills Way to Write Your Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Naked Writing: The No Frills Way to write your book presents the basics of writing - and finishing - a novel, with chapters dealing with market, characterization, motivation, micro & macro settings, dialogue, plotting, polishing & editing, all in a straightforward, no mystique manner. The information is based on Ms. O'Connell's years of experience teaching creative writing online and in class.
Writing Plots With Drama, Depth & Heart: Nail Your Novel
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Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What keeps a reader curious? It’s the story. So where do you find plot ideas? Where might you already have spellbinding plot material, if you only knew how to use it? What are the hidden patterns that ply the reader’s emotions, and how can you use them with originality? How should you bend these conventions? This book will show you, in down-to-earth tutorials and creative exercises.
Amazon Categories Create Best Sellers: But That’s Not All They Do
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This is the most comprehensive help you'll find in using the simple techniques offered through Amazon's category choices, leading to your book becoming a category bestseller. The book is so much more (as are categories). It includes background Amazon strategies and controversy affecting authors while attempting to understand and utilize it on many levels. All through the eyes of a fellow author.
Self-Edit Your Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
For writers who wish to self-edit, unimpeded by payment or advice of professional editors.
The Chemistry of Reading: Arousing your Reader
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
'The Chemistry of Reading' explores how the body reacts during the reading experience and how writers can harness that knowledge to create an unforgettable story that arouses multiple parts of the readers’ brain. HOW the chemistry works (in digestible plain-english), WHY you should exploit that as a writer of commercial fiction, the TOOLKIT you’ll need to do that, and some practical examples.
7 Powerful Elements To Design Book Covers That Sell
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
“7 Powerful Elements To Design Book Covers That Sell” is all there is to producing great book covers. No fluff, no complicated theories, and wasteful words. Once you put in place these elements in your book covers, your book will be a sure winner provided your content is good. The ideas contained in this book are all out of extensive research and personal experience of designing my own covers..
Man Oh Man! Writing Quality M/M Fiction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,330. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
So, why this book? Why not one of the other "How to Write..." titles? Because everything in Man, Oh Man is geared to the M/M market and the M/M writer, to you and the genre that you love, whether you're an aspiring writer or you're already published. Lambda Award finalist Josh Lanyon takes you step-by-step through the writing process.
Nail Your Novel: Why Writers Abandon Books And How You Can Draft, Fix and Finish With Confidence
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Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Most writing books make you wade through lengthy screeds about character, plot, theme and whatever. That’s all necessary but how do you make this into a novel? And what if you need to unravel your structure, strip out back story, sort out how many Tuesdays are in a week? How do you see the needles in the haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says... until 'The End'
MBS-E's Guide to eBook Self-Publishing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The MBS-E Guide to eBook Self-Publishing is a companion manuel to South-African authors wishing to self-publish. - Authors from other countries may also benefit -
How To Write A Book In Two Weeks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Write the non-fiction book that you've always wanted to - quickly.
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.
Ebooks: Secrets To Getting Ahead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Ebooks: Secrets To Getting Ahead is a basic guide for beginners or anyone that wants to write a book and get it out there.
Audiobooks in the Digital Age: Taking Control of the Publishing Process and Profits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A seasoned audiobook narrator and author offer the first "how-to" eBook to help authors navigate new technology and find greater profits by self-publishing audiobooks.