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KDP Print vs. CreateSpace (Comparing the Little Details)

Originally posted on chrismcmullen:
? KDP PRINT VS. CREATESPACE PAPERBACKS I have published dozens of paperbacks with CreateSpace over the years, and have recently published some books (under pen names) with KDP’s new print-on-demand option. While in many respects the two services are comparable (and both are Amazon companies), there are quite a few little…

Spotlight On: Brice Chandler #WinterofZombie

Originally posted on Dying Days:
Winter of Zombie 2015 SPOTLIGHT ON: Brice J. Chandler   What is your latest zombie release? Whiskey Jack   Quick Description of it (no spoilers) Whiskey Jack is the story of Corporal Jack Criley, who has finally reached the end of military service that he’s been yearning. Downside of that: It…

I CONQUERED #CreateSpace! This Changes Everything, Volume I, The Spanners Series is in Print starting November 7, 2015!

Originally posted on Sally Ember, Ed.D.:
I CONQUERED #CreateSpace! This Changes Everything, Volume I, The Spanners Series is in Print starting November 7, 2015! FYI: Margins for 5″ x 8″ book with 543 pages need to be: 1.25″ inner, 0.5″ for the rest. 0 for gutter. This Changes Everything, Volume II, This Changes My…

The Package Arrives!

Originally posted on K Morris – Poet:
On Wednesday evening I collected a package from the local drop off point for one of the leading courier firms. The box contained copies of my book, “Dalliance: A Collection of Poetry and Prose” (http://www.amazon.com/Dalliance-collection-poetry-prose-Morris-ebook/dp/B00QQVJC7E). The parcel should have been delivered while I was at home to receive…

When we buy ebooks and When it has to be print…

Originally posted on BRIDGET WHELAN writer:
At Nielsen Book’s annual conference (Nielsen are the people who count books worldwide) it was reported that many readers in Britain and the US buy both print and digital books which isn’t a big surprise. Most people buy ebooks when they are cheaper, or when it is a riskier…

5 Easy Steps to Successfully Write, Publish and Promote Your Book!

Originally posted on Books: Publishing, Reading, Writing:
OR … How I Nearly Became an Overnight Success After My Forty Year-Apprenticeship in the Book Business! If you read my bio you’ll realize I have worked with books and authors in one way or another for most of my life. I have experience as a bookseller, a…

Why Should You Publish in Ebook Format?

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
Frankly, I’m surprised this is even asked anymore. And yet, I did encounter the question a few days ago. I consulted Author Marketing Ideas,  Vox.com and, of course, Author Earnings for some interesting statistics on ebooks. EBooks are on the rise right now. Having an eBook allows you to offer your…

The Book I Wasn’t Supposed to Write … and all the “Real Books” — Post by Mary C. Findley

Originally posted on FINDLEY FAMILY VIDEO:
Awhile back hubby asked for a book of standards. It was supposed to be a simple guide for people who might want to have us help promote their books. It was supposed to explain our views and how we would decide what books we could support. I hemmed and…

Randy McCharles

Originally posted on Reading Recommendations:
Today’s Reading Recommendation is an author living in Calgary who I have known for several years. In fact, I met Randy McCharles at a talk I gave at the Calgary Public Library when he was the first person to buy a copy of my (very) recently released eBook! I wanted…

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