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The e-reader House Book of Bits - August 2012 by Alan Rhodes
You set the price! Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Book of Bits has short articles on various aspects of interest to authors such as promoting, advertising, making video trailers, time management and print on demand. It has excerpts from soon to be published books from experienced Indie authors and a short story. It has cartoons featuring Wormy, the bookworm and other fun features.
Literary Lunes Magazine: September/October 2012 (black and white edition) by Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Welcome to the second to last edition of Literary Lunes Magazine for this year. We have a jam packed issue that I think you all will enjoy. It is filled will interviews from the authors of JKS Communications, and many wonderful new short stories.
Some Brief Advice for Indie Authors by Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Author Sharon E. Cathcart presents a compendium of her most popular blog posts on the business of writing. With subject matter ranging from building relationships with one's readers to creating a brand statement, this book provides answers to some of the questions Cathcart has encountered during her career as an author.
101 Business Tips for Writers and Small Publishers (2012) by Gordon Burgett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
The idea is to help you get writing and publishing, spend only the necessary time and energy doing office paperwork and fulfillment, keep only the files on hand that are mandatory, use computer assistance when you can, don’t enslave yourself to electronic gadgets that are simply distracting, and spend only the money that you must. A great deal for $2.99!
FROM CONCEPT TO KINDLE by K. Elle Collier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / internet marketing
FROM CONCEPT TO KINDLE: A Step by Step Guide to Writing, Marketing and Publishing your Novel on the Amazon Kindle
Creativity on Demand: Write in the Zone by Carol Costello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Creativity on Demand is about writing in the Zone, on demand, even on a deadline. It’s a guide to finding your own natural creativity and busting Zone-blockers like temptations, distractions, and Mysterious Grey Fuzz. You get 3 Secret Strategies for finishing your book and practical tips for tapping into that focused, spontaneous, relaxed and imaginative place we call the Zone
World Building 101 by Julie Ann Dawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Originally designed for a seminar conducted by author and game designer Julie Ann Dawson at Suny College, World Building 101 provides both writers and RPG designers with an easy-to-follow process through which to create a functional and believable setting.
The Shortest and Quickest Book Publishing Guide by Beatrice McClearn
You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short guide gives potential authors the tools they need to know before and after they publish a book. Sometimes the most frequently asked questions go unanswered (i.e. What are the pros and cons of self-publishing). Rest assured this guide will help walk you through the process.
Author Marketing Kit by Julie Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(2.00 from 1 review)
Free Resources to Jump Start Your Indie Book Sales from the Executive Producer & Host of Book Tour Radio. This guide is perfect for Indie Authors on a shoestring budget and DIY Book Launches.
Wrap Around Blues by Robert Rycroft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
In this third edition, the author uses Microsoft Word 2007. Can Smashwords or Amazon now accomodate text wrapped around photographs for eBooks. Robert Rycroft, like his namesake, Robert the Bruce, attempts this yet again, having tried previously with Word 97 and Word 2003. It won't break the bank to find out. There is an Appendix on home printing with pdf files, one on the Kindle Fire HD (UK) and
How to Write and Self Publish eBooks for Free! by Jessica Cambrook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 2 reviews)
So, you like writing. Now what? This guide has everything you need to know about becoming successful. I will take you through getting inspired for an idea, how to plan, write and edit, how to make an ebook cover (for free, using Paint or similar), how to make a trailer video for Youtube and how to market yourself to get as many readers (and profit) as possible!
100 Heartfelt Haikus for the Soul by Paul Haidet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A wonderful compilation of heartfelt Haiku poetry based on life's simple pleasures. These pleasures come in many forms, whether it's savoring a nice mug of hot chocolate or watching the sun disappear over the horizon and emblazoning the sky with wonderful neon reds and oranges. Each Haiku poem consists of 3 lines in a 5-7-5 pattern; simple, yet very moving in detail.
Literary Lunes Magazine: July/August 2012 issue by Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to another edition of Literary Lunes Magazine! In this issue, we have some new features including a column on how to market your book, and a new short story serial by Erin Danzer. There is also a special call for submissions for the next two issues. Enjoy!
El hijo del Carpintero by Ediciones on Demand, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: Spanish. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
Después de muchos años de reflexión, estudio e investigación, el autor presenta esta novela histórica sobre Jesús, que abre una nueva perspectiva sobre éste –profundamente humana– y su doctrina, la cual aunque rigurosamente fidedigna a los cuatro Evangelios, está acercada al lector actual, dándole una respuesta a sus dudas e inquietudes.
How To Write An eBook For Fun and Profit by Dwight Budden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
You can create your eBook and get it published and available for resale at little to no cost to you. In fact, the little you spend on this eBook guide may be the only expense you face in this whole process. This guide is a practical look at some of the most important things that you need to know to get your eBook out of your head and available for download.
Novelizing the Ancient Indus Valley by Vasant Davé
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This e-Booklet contains six articles discussing various aspects involved in creating interesting fiction from historical and archaeological facts.
The Stupidity of eBook Reviews by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.00 from 1 review)
If you write or buy ebooks you probably pay attention to the ebook review systems that exist - you shouldn't. This short expose details how easily people manipulate the ebook review systems - and for a variety of reasons, and how meaningless a process it is. When an author can buy a favourable review for a few cents, is the review system worth the effort?
The Backward Approach to Ebook Success by Ted Summerfield
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Thinking of writing an ebook? Not sure how to go about it? This ebook contains important do’s and don’ts on marketing ebooks, pricing ebooks, and using social networks. It also provides useful sales and genre data, and demonstrates how using the personal knowledge and experiences described in this ebook will improve your foray into the world of self-publishing.
Getting the basics right in your writing by tony keen
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book is packed with valuable information on correct grammar, the differences between Australian and American English, how to correctly use numbers in a document, and how to correctly use hyphens and apostrophes.
How to Get Your Niche Article in Print 75% of the Time by Gordon Burgett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Why write articles if they’re not almost guaranteed to see print? Thus the purpose of this ebook report: How to Get Your Own Niche Articles in Print 75% of the Time in Magazines, Newsletters, Newspapers, and Journals. In 30 pages, Gordon shares the secrets needed for any writer to live handsomely in print. Even more handsomely if he/she focuses on one or two niche fields, where the gold hides.