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Authorpreneur: How to Build a Business around Your Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
If you want to earn a living as an author, you have to think beyond your book. Not only that, think like someone who is more than an author. Think like an entrepreneur. Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, just the fact that you’re writing books means you have what it takes to become an authorpreneur.
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers
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Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
One of the very best ways to reach readers is to connect with a passionate and internet-savvy group of readers and reviewers who delight in sharing the books they love with others: book bloggers. Literary agent and book blogger Jen Karsbaek shows you how best to approach and work with book bloggers to secure reviews, spread word of mouth, and build strong buzz for your new release.
Format Your Book Manuscript in Word 2013 at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn the secrets to layout, design and formatting your book manuscript for publishing for zero cost! Do it all using nothing more than MS Word 2013! A complete and easy to follow step by step guide to producing a professional quality manuscript, ready for publishing, all at zero cost. Includes a guide for the next steps, publishing the book.
Format Your Book Manuscript in Libre Office at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn the secrets to layout, design and formatting your book manuscript for publishing for zero cost! Do it all using nothing more than Libre Office 4.2! A complete and easy to follow step by step guide to producing a professional quality manuscript, ready for publishing, all at zero cost. Includes a guide for the next steps, publishing the book.
Format Your Book Manuscript in Word at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,500. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn the secrets to layout, design and formatting your book manuscript for publishing for zero cost! Do it all using nothing more than MS Word 2003! A complete and easy to follow step by step guide to producing a professional quality manuscript, ready for publishing, all at zero cost. Includes a guide for the next steps, publishing the book.
Self Publish on Amazon KDP at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A complete and easy to follow step by step guide to publishing your eBook using the Amazon KDP tools and processes, all at zero cost. Learn the secret to publishing your book as a Kindle eBook for zero cost! Learn how to distribute your book to international markets, at no cost! Let Amazon handle the hassles, while you sit back and collect 30% to 70% royalties on international sales of your book.
Self Publish on CreateSpace at Zero Cost
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Series: Zero Cost Self Publishing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Learn the secrets to publishing your book as a paperback for zero cost! Learn how to distribute your book to international markets, at no cost! A complete and easy to follow step by step guide to publishing your paperback book using the CreateSpace tools and processes, all at zero cost. Best of all, collect 30% to 70% royalties on international sales of your book.
The 30 Day Novel Success Journal: Overcome Procrastination, Figure Out What Happens Next and Get Your Novel Written (the Write Smarter, Not Harder series, vol 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Having a great idea for a story isn't enough to get your novel across the finish line. You also need to know how to overcome the two biggest reasons that novelists fail: plotting problems and procrastination. This workbook gives you the tools to overcome these obstacles and get your novel written. This novel writing workbook is an essential resource for participants of NaNoWriMo.
Twitter for Authors: A Busy Writer's Guide
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Twitter for Authors is about building a successful Twitter platform that’s sustainable for busy people. It contains helpful advice for both Twitter newbies and long-time Twitter users who want to take their platform to the next level.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Proposals
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Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Gordon Warnock walks you through writing the kind of book proposal that makes agents and acquisitions editors want to work with you. Learn what to include, what to avoid, and what will help you stand above the rest. Short Fuse Guides offer insider tips and tricks for writers, written by agents and covering different areas of the ever-changing publishing industry.
The Short Fuse Guide to Query Letters
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary Agent Michelle Richter demystifies the process of writing and submitting query letters that get results. Learn structure, technique, what works, what never to do, what attracts an agent’s attention, and special tips that most writers don’t think of. Help your submission rise above the slush and get read by those who want it most.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 6. On Structure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
What is Structure? For me, the simple answer is that structure is about the way you set about telling your story so that the reader will gain the most understanding or satisfaction from it. Nevertheless, new writers may be overwhelmed by the thought of having to go to such lengths before even beginning to write. All you need is an awareness of taking your readers on an irresistible journey.
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
150 Prompts For Fantasy Writers is filled with brainstorming suggestions, story starters, and writing prompts specifically written for those who love writing fantasy stories. Also included are several helpful articles such as inspiration for alien worlds, measurements and time, the parts of any army and more.
Book Production Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Explains all of the steps involved in creating a book for today's publishing industry, including design, marketing, formatting and editing.
The Triskele Trail 2014 Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A Pathway to Independent Publishing. This is not a How-To book. This is How-We-Did-It. This is The Triskele Trail.
Use Your Muse: Take Your Writing Deeper For Your Career and For Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
As an author (and yes, if you're you're a blogging entrepreneur, then you're an author), you have a powerful tool at your disposal--the Four Squares of Story(tm). Using this system, you can dive into what inspires you and what keeps you writing. You can also identify your agony so that you can make your weaknesses work for you. In this book, we talk about how the Four Squares of Story(tm) can work
Crime Fiction and the Indie Contribution
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This book looks at the rise of the indie publishing phenomenon which includes the good, the bad and the ugly, and how to choose between them. It considers many types of crime novel with examples drawn from indie published books, and how they compare to traditionally published books.
The Rocky Road to Publishing: Advice on Writing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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.
Tell the World Your Story: A Super Short Guide for Serious Indie Authors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A very brief guide on writing, publishing and promoting books independently.
Secrets of a Snarky Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Full of snark, dry humor and witticisms, Secrets of a Snarky Writer gives tables, charts, examples and organizational ideas for writers. None of it is delivered in industry jargon, instead this book tells it like it is unapologetically. Includes sample query letters, sample blurbs, how to articles and lots and lots of snark.