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The Author's Guide to AudioBook Creation by Richard Rieman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
This is the essential, easy to understand companion you need if you are considering creating an audiobook, whether you are the voice or you hire a professional narrator. You will get the critical elements on what steps you need to take; how to engage a narrator; what costs to expect; how to produce your audiobook; and how to work with Amazon and other publishers. Join the Audiobook Revolution!
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords by Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference(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.
Style Guide Express: The Fastest Route to Premium Catalog Approval by Aaron Fernandez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
A look at the Smashwords publishing process from an employee who has been in Vetting and Support, providing a quick, no-nonsense approach to how to get your book approved, as well as an abbreviated FAQ to address most concerns newcomers may have about navigating the site or working with Smashwords in general. Last updated 12/9/15
Internal Dialogue: A Busy Writer's Guide by Marcy Kennedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Internal dialogue is one of the most powerful tools in a fiction writer’s arsenal. It’s also one of the least understood and most often mismanaged elements. In Internal Dialogue: A Busy Writer's Guide, you'll learn the difference between internal dialogue and narration, how to format internal dialogue, how to balance it with external action, how to use it to advance your story, and much more.
Fast Fun ePublishing by F. J. Mackelroy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Now updated for summer 2013, with the latest new information on high resolution ebook cover requirements, and how to get started with print book publishing. Fast Fun ePublishing is a quick overview with just enough information to help you jump right in and begin digitally publishing your own writing through Smashwords and Kindle. Have fun and get your work out to the world!
Going It Alone: Why Just Writing Your Book Is Not Enough! A Personal Guide To Self-Publishing by Gabriel Farago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Becoming a self-published author doesn’t happen in a vacuum. It is a journey of discovery, with highs and lows, many challenges – sometimes disappointments – but also triumphs and success. Self-published international thriller author, Gabriel Farago, shares his journey to demystify self-publishing, and provides a practical guide to help you understand this complex, and often misunderstood subject
How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1 by J. R. Whittaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Graphics and design(4.00 from 1 review)
Due to the large size of this e-book I had to break it into 2 parts. How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 1 How to Make an E-Book Cover with Gimp PART 2 (FREE) The second part is FREE but will make no sense without Part 1.
Smashwords Formatting Smashed: A Short, Easy, Step-by-Step Tutorial Instruction Guide (That Won’t Leave You With A Headache!) by Jessica Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
This step-by-step guide will efficiently instruct you through the basics of formatting your Microsoft Word document for Smashwords. Everything you need to know about the basics of successfully formatting manuscript is laid out in this easy-to-follow, straightforward tutorial. Follow these instructions exactly, and prepare your e-book quickly and easily today!
Smith's Monthly #27 by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Over sixty-five thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-seventh monthly volume the full novel Grapevine Springs: A Thunder Mountain Novel, plus four short stories, and half of a nonfiction writing book.
Self-Publisher's Legal Handbook by Helen Sedwick
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.
Exploring the Fantasy Realm: Magic in Stories for Children and Young Adults by Simon Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book explores the many elements of the fantasy realm and examines the use of magic in stories for children and young adults. Topics include fairy tales, magical objects, secret languages, mysterious books, time travel, mythological creatures, and the roots of magic.
Deep Point of View by Marcy Kennedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you want readers to be so caught up in your book that they forget they’re reading? Then you need deep POV. Deep POV places the reader inside of our characters—hearing their thoughts, feeling their emotions, and living the story through them. In Deep Point of View: A Busy Writer's Guide, you'll learn specific, practical things you can do to take your fiction to the next level with deep POV.
The # 1 Killer Secret To Producing Free Professional Ebook Covers by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's e-Book Publishing. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
They say you don’t judge a book by its cover but unfortunately that’s exactly what happens here in the Kindle world. I’ve tried my own hand at them and they all come out looking unprofessional or even worse, awful. But now I’ve invented an amazingly easy way to create professional covers IN MINUTES and FOR NOTHING once you have familiarized yourself with a few procedures.