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Self Publishing Success
By Mary Rosenblum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Learn to publish your book safely and successfully in today's challenging marketplace. Award winning author and mentor, Mary Rosenblum, the Literary Midwife, brings more than two decades of experience writing, publishing, and marketing books to help new writers navigate this brave new world of publishing successfully.
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction
By Marcy Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Mastering Showing and Telling in Your Fiction will help you clearly understand the difference between showing and telling, provide you with guidelines for when to show AND when to tell, and give you practical editing tools for spotting and fixing telling in your writing.
Nail Your Novel: Why Writers Abandon Books And How You Can Draft, Fix and Finish With Confidence
By Roz Morris
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,560. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most writing books make you wade through lengthy screeds about character, plot, theme and whatever. That’s all necessary but how do you make this into a novel? And what if you need to unravel your structure, strip out back story, sort out how many Tuesdays are in a week? How do you see the needles in the haystacks? This book holds your hand. Read a bit, do as it says... until 'The End'
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers
By Therese Arkenberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,490. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
The Starter Guide for Professional Writers offers an on-the-ground view of publishing with the use of inexpensive resources (after all, writers should make money off their writing, not pay for it!). Covering everything from how best to use a thesaurus to how to handle editor deadlines, its holistic perspective builds skills writers will use at every stage of their careers.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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!
Write for the King of Glory
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Share the fruits of my first five years of publishing. Learn about blogging, writing, cover design, editing, marketing, and find a bunch of great resources to help you in your publishing journey, many of them free. I'm not the be-all and end all of Christian publishing, but I'm here to help, and so are a bunch of other Christian writers and service providers.
Direct Sell Your eBooks Offline
By Robert Stetson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book shows you how to create offline sales distribution channels to recover more sales and make a few extra dollars. It shows you how to configure a website. Robert Stetson is a former BASF Systems Manager of Technical Marketing and Computer Systems Design Engineer. He has published over 30 books on a variety of topics. RobStetson.com, offers a prefab. book selling website inexpensively.
How to Really Self-Publish Erotica: The Truth About Kinks, Covers, Advertising and More!
By Dalia Daudelin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How often have you heard, "Nobody makes money from self-publishing"? It's coming from the mouths of authors, agents, publishers and editors out of ignorance... or malice. If you're looking to jump-start your career in writing, though, self-publishing can be an absolute Godsend if you're just an average person. The problem is, the information you need is scattered all over the internet.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
By Jay Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell
By Michael Rogan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Want to learn how to write a book that kicks ass and will actually make you money? Think you've got a non-fiction book inside you but just not sure how to get it out? Well, look no further intrepid writer! In my new book, "How to Write a Book That Doesn't Suck and Will Actually Sell" I share with you the same strategies I used to write and publish over 25 non-fiction book in a variety of markets.
The Ebook Revolution Survival Guide for Authors
By Julie Ortolon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This short guide is packed with tips on how to create, upload, price, and promote your ebook with simple step-by-step instruction and links to more detailed information. The tips are gleaned from my personal experience in getting my ebooks into the Top 100 Storewide at Amazon, plus the experience of 200+ print-published authors currently releasing their backlist and new material as ebooks.
Self-Publishers Monthly, September-October 2013
By Danny O. Snow
Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on, practical tools for the publication and promotion of e-Books and paperbacks at little or no cost to the writer. A treasure trove of short, low-hype reports with little technical jargon, plus live hyperlinks to free and useful resources. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
Getting Published on Google Play: Self-Publishing eBooks
By Michael Daniel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Presented in a candid but professional manner, this is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide, complete with diagrams on uploading and publishing your work to Google's Play store.
Ask the Agent: Night Thoughts on Writing and Book Publishing
By Andy Ross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Anthology of the best writings from literary agent, Andy Ross' blog: "Ask the Agent". Includes advice on getting published, finding an agent, writing book proposals and query letters. Also essays about writing, book publishing, and recollections of his 30 years as owner of the legendary Cody's Books in Berkeley, California. The writing is opinionated, irreverent, and often hysterically funny.
An Open Office Guide To Publishing On Smashwords
By Gregory Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
0.75 star(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.
Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing
By Lady Jewels Diva®
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Dream It, Write It, Publish It! An Australian Guide To All The Hard Parts No One Tells You About Self-Publishing is a quick and simple guide for up and coming Australian authors who choose the path of self-publishing so they can own all of the rights and make all of the money.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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 Truth About Book Writing, Being an Author and What Is Required to Succeed with a Book of Your Own
By Robert Nahas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
We often hear how great it is to be a successful author. But we are often confused by the conflicting information that we read, see and hear. No punches are pulled in this book. You’ll hear the bad along with the good about the ways that you can get your book written. Having written over 50 books as a ghost writer, Robert has coached authors for the past decade to achieve their success goals.
How to Make, Market and Sell Ebooks - All for Free
By Jason Matthews
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Everything for self-publishing. Save time, money, energy and sell ebooks. Like ten books in one, the only source for what you need to succeed. Updated for 2014.