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Self-Publishing Boot Camp Guide for Authors, 3rd Edition
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 44,990. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Carla King’s self-publishing guides have been the go-to resource for authors since 2010. This new 2015 edition is an updated step-by-step guide to creating, publishing, marketing, and selling your book in print and every popular ebook format, with recommendations for tools and services you can trust.
Oysters and Angels and Writing Aerobics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Personal anecdotes from the author's thirty-five years of experiences and insights as an author, her ups and downs with publishers, agents, and Hollywood. She takes the writer through her Writing Aerobics, step-by-step exercises to guide any writer from concept to publication.
Understanding Copyright Law, Fair Use, Plagiarism, and Public Domain in Writing and Composition within the United States
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
King will take a close look at United States copyright law and explain how it works and what is copyrighted. Though fair use and plagiarism are broadly defined and it is sometimes difficult to determine when a line has been crossed, he will provide you with a good understanding. The book will also discuss public domain and your rights to freely use this material, including composition and photos.
Self-Publisher's Legal Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Self-Publisher’s Legal Handbook is the first step-by-step guide to the legal issues of self-publishing. Attorney and self-published author Helen Sedwick uses 30 years of legal experience to show writers how to stay out of court and at their desks.
E-book Publishing and Marketing 101
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 6, 2016 by Agora Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This “EBook Publishing and Marketing 101” book will walk you through the whole process of writing, editing, formatting, promoting and marketing your precious e-book. It will help you get started and ensure that you know everything you need to know while equipping you with the skills and knowledge you need to complete your book and place it in front of readers’ eyes.
Fiction Writing: How to Write Your First Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A mini powerhouse packed with the knowledge you need to produce the novel you've been wanting to write. The best "How To" on the market today. Add to Cart Now.
How to Create Audio Drama - even if you've never mixed audio before in your life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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
Formatting for CreateSpace™ Using Microsoft Word
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Today's readers look for professional quality self-published books. This step by step 'how to', allows authors to create a professional looking print book through Create Space, including screen shots so that the process is crystal clear. It is a must for every self-publishing author who wants a professional looking book and doesn't want to spend money on formatting.
Formatting e-Books for Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Many writers are now going directly to Kindle or other e-books. If you know how to use Microsoft Word, you can format your manuscript for e-publishing. Susan K. Stewart is a writer, not a programmer. She has written, formatted, and published her own e-books. This book offers practical and understandable step-by-step instructions. Based on classes Susan has taught for more than five years.
A Writers Guide: Story Structure & Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you a fiction writer? Do you ever find yourself slogging through your novel wondering, what am I doing? And where the heck is the vodka?! Well, never fear, dear writer. Within these pages you will discover the highlights of story structure from beginning, middle to end. This book also includes information on writing effective dialogue, crafting scenes, and much more.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 4. Getting to Know your Characters
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Characters make your story. It is therefore important for a writer to create realistic characters so that the reader finds them believable - whether they are loved or hated. Your story is carried along by your characters so it is important that you get to know them. If you don’t know them, neither will your readers. This Handy Little Book will help you to bring your characters to life.
What Every Author Needs to Know about Microsoft Word Styles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This short tutorial shows the novice author how to use Microsoft Word Styles to format their books.
Think Like a Publisher
Series: WMG Writer's Guide. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,990. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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2012 Updated Version. A Step-By-Step Guide to Being an Indie Publisher. Written by Dean Wesley Smith, USA Today Bestselling writer and former publisher of Pulphouse Publishing. Point-by-point, Dean tells you what is needed to start up a publishing house and sell your books both electronically but also to bookstores.
The Vessel of Our Writing Dreams: Where Do Our Ideas Come From
Series: Be The One Percent. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
We are the vessels of our dreams, our ideas and yet where do our ideas come from? Do we even own these 'ideas' that we claim to originate from us? How do we ensure that we continue to both learn and project new ideas? What if I told you that 'our ideas' don't belong to us? How would you harness for ideas to continually stream into you. A book recommended for writers and authors.
Estate Planning for Authors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Wills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
What will happen to your stories and copyrights after you're gone? This book explains how probate works, the pros and cons of avoiding probate, how copyrights are managed after death, the advantages of a literary representative, and how to get the most out of a legal consultation. This book is intended for educational purposes only, not individual legal advice.