The Self-Publishing Manual, Volume 1 by Dan Poynter
Approx. 107,170 words.
Published on May 4, 2010.
Universally acknowledged as the bible for self-publishers, this guide incorporates the latest information on the process in a new edition. Twelve chapters answer common questions and provide practical guidance on writing, design, copyrighting, printing, promotion, publicity, sales, and distribution, with one chapter devoted to technology. An appendix lists useful resources.