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[Last updated 01/22/2019] So you want to know how to write a children’s book? That’s great news. Children and teenagers are some of the most devoted readers out there — just don't underestimate the size of the task in front of you. A children’s book is sometimes mistakenly seen as “easy” to write when, in fact, ... read more »
Last updated: 01/23/2019 When a writer is weighing up the pros and cons of becoming an independent author, their first question is almost always how much does it cost to publish a book? And so it should be: projecting and managing costs is an integral part of starting any business — which is exactly what ... read more »
These days, pen-and-paper proofreading (and the use of proofreading marks) is becoming increasingly rare. However, if you’re working with a proofreader and want the collaboration fulfills its top potential, it’s worth getting to know the meaning of the more common proofreading marks.
[Last updated: 02/06/2019] Learning how to publish a book and getting your ideas into the world is easier than it’s ever been. There is a wealth of knowledge available online, shared by authors who have developed proven techniques for selling more books. There are also a number of ways new authors can get access to ... read more »
Imagine the day of your book release. Your book is selling fast online, your book reviews are glowing, and your scheduled book promotions are up and running. In fact, everything’s going swimmingly in your plan to conquer the world with your self-published book until you wake up in a cold sweat — realizing that you forgot ... read more »
We know not everyone is thrilled by the idea of obtaining a serial number, but ISBNs are a critical part of self-publishing. Luckily, we’re here to answer all of your questions: what is an ISBN, how to get one, who NEEDS one, and how much they cost.