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Ebooks REALLY Sell! How To Write Your Own

Making money with ebooks is a rapidly growing resort for most internet entrepreneurs and aspiring authors. The trick is that you don’t have to be Oscar Wilde to get an ebook written, created and promoted…

Publicity Tips: Concoct Tasty Sound Bites to Become Quotable and Quoted

A great sound bite is fun for the media and the general public to repeat. It spices up the news story or feature with delightful, unexpected flavor. Here are seven techniques for concocting them.

The Advantages of Self-Publishing

Self-publishing can be a great way to get your book out to your target audience while retaining full control of its production and full profit from your book sales. The stigma of self-publishing has diminished greatly with new technology and an abundance of services so authors can produce books of equal quality to those of traditional publishers. With the vast majority of books today being self-published, authors have no reason not to try self-publishing.

Manuscript Format Can Be the Difference Between Approval and Rejection

Publishers receive piles of manuscripts on their desk every single day and with such a range of material to peruse and select from, they can afford to be very fussy when it comes to separating out the wheat from the chaff. With this in mind, one thing that writers really need to be aware of is the format in which your manuscript is created and submitted.

Why I Chose Kindle to Publish My Latest Book

I took up creative writing after I retired from the workaday world some fifteen years ago; starting with niche non-fiction then moving on to fiction and making a steady living all the while from my prolific and disparate output; including several best sellers that are still around today and still selling steadily. A few months after my 80th birthday I completed my latest novella “Mischief in Mayfair” and set about looking for a publisher but instead found myself facing a brick wall; on three counts: 1. Traditional publishers are in turmoil right now and only favour proposals if they…

Indie Author’s World of 3’s

Are you thinking of becoming a self-published indie author? There are three rules you need to follow as an indie author and three deadly sins to avoid. Good luck in publishing a book you can be proud of.

What to Do When Your Book Is Rejected

Before Kathryn Stockett’s novel, The Help, became a national bestseller and the basis of an award-winning movie, the author received nearly sixty rejections. John Grisham’s first novel, A Time to Kill, was rejected by at least thirty houses before it was published. Name any favorite author – JK Rowling, Stephen King, and even Beatrix Potter – and you will discover that each has received his share of wallpaper…and not necessarily dollar bills. Rejection is as much a part of the publishing process as is the acceptance, and a writer looking for a publisher you should know what to do when you receive that “thanks but no thanks” letter.

How to Write a Book and Get It Published

There are many ways of writing your book but there are couple of important things that you need to know before putting pen to paper. Whether you are a fiction or nonfiction writer, whether you are writing a book for personal use for friends and family or a book for sale I’m going to help you get started today.

To the Rescue: Publisher of the Year

Traditional goodwill is faint amid public protest in every continent. Yet the Bookworld has good times ahead, thanks to its publishing hero.

Children’s Book Publishing – You Can Do It

Why are children’s books among the top selling books in the publishing industry? What child doesn’t love to hear stories and have them read to them? You’ve probably made up tales to tell your own children knowing you’d delight them.

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