How to Self-Publish a Book: For the Technology Challenged Author

How to Self-Publish a Book: For the Technology Challenged Author

by Barb Drozdowich

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"This is a very thorough, detailed resource that is a must-have for anyone considering self-publishing a book" ~Jane

Are you interested in self-publishing a book, but fear it is beyond your capabilities? 

When confronted with the confusing, multifaceted world of publishing, many authors make the assumption they aren't capable of self-publishing, but nothing could be further from the truth!


How to Self-Publish a Book: For the Technology Challenged Author is perfect for authors who have finished a wonderfully creative story, but are intimidated by the next steps. The step-by-step, friendly format will make it easy for you to shake off the anxiety of the unknown and find your way safely and quickly to the fun and profits of self-publishing.

Many books on publishing focus only on Amazon. This book helps you understand the full range of choices available to all authors.

Author & Technical Trainer Barb Drozdowich, has worked with non-technical authors for years and understands how to break complex topics down using non-technical language. She has traditionally published and self-published a total of 27 books and understands all of the various iterations of publishing. Barb cuts through all the technobabble to teach you what you need to know to successfully self-publish your book in a down-to-earth and practical way.

Some of the skills you will learn from this book include:

  • How to find an editor & cover designer
  • What an ISBN is and where to get one for the country you live in
  • How to structure and format your book
  • Where you can sell your book, how to set up all the retailer accounts, and how to get paid
  • What real numbers tell us about book sales
  • What to look for in a self-publishing company and how to decide if it's the right option for you


You will also have access to a huge appendix filled with articles for further reading, lists of helpful videos, lists of distributors, a multi page glossary and much more. 

Don't let your struggles with technology hold you back from self-publishing. Let Barb help you to learn the language and move forward into the self-publishing world with confidence. 

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940155555094
Publisher: Barb Drozdowich
Publication date: 07/08/2018
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 534 KB

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