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Authors vs. authors?

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Hi. At Reedsy we live, sleep, and all but photosynthesise self-publishing news and discussion. Even if you were living under a rock, a massive rock, like a boulder, you wouldn’t have been able to avoid the suddenly very loudly proclaimed views of authors both traditionally published and self-published over the whole Amazon-Hachette blood war that’s ... read more »

Self-Publishing 101: Part 3

Self-Publishing vs Traditional Publishing

OK. We’ve been through all the services a self-publishing author should seek help for: editing, cover design and marketing. We’ve explained how Reedsy makes those first two services easy (publicists will be added to the marketplace a few months after release). But your book is still not out there yet. So let’s publish it! At ... read more »

Self-Publishing 101: Part 2 - Cover Design

June 23, 2014 - Book Design - Leave your thoughts

Empty Book Covers.

In Part 1 of our “Self-Publishing 101” series, I convinced you to hire several editors (best-selling author Bella Andre actually has 5 line editors…). So what’s next? Cover design. Cover design Unfortunately for me, I can’t use Bella Andre as an example here, since she creates her own cover designs. But as Hugh Howey (another ... read more »

Welcome to Reedsy

June 17, 2014 - Reedsy News - Leave your thoughts


Hi! Welcome to Reedsy. At the London Book Fair this past April, I heard a bit of wisdom worth passing along: The bigger the ship, the more difficult it is to change its course. It’s easy to see the truth of that when you consider that of the 600,000 to 1 million books published last ... read more »

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