Authors now have a choice in how they publish and get their books into the hands of readers. You can promote and sell your selfpublished book in a range of ways, including in the blurb bookstore, on amazon, and with worldwide online retailers. As evidence, online publisher thorpebowkers research shows the number of self published books in the us has grown by 287 per cent since 2006, totalling more than 235,000 titles in 2012. Dont use the marketing power they wield effectively. Technology has made it easier than ever to publish your own work. Home xlibris publishing xlibris book publishers au. Selfpublish your book with australian selfpublishing. This full sail university panel discusses how to successfully self publish your own work, and how to do it. If playback doesnt begin shortly, try restarting your device.
Fiction and nonfiction writers alike can create, print, and sell their books through all major retail channels. Selfpublishing works, if done well and for the right reasons. The pros and cons of selfpublishing your fiction well. Easily publish textbooks, course materials, and research. Indiemosh helps australian authors self publish their masterpieces. While writing can often be a lonely journey, publishing your book doesnt have to be.
Green hill selfpublishing helps authors create their own books as print on demand or ebooks. We can get your book on amazon, the apple ibookstore, kindle and more. Book printing services custom book printing bookbaby. Selfpublish ebooks and paperbacks for free with kindle direct publishing, and reach millions of readers on amazon. Publishing takes less than 5 minutes and your book appears on kindle stores worldwide within 2448 hours. Self publishing refers to an author completing the entire publishing processincluding printing, editing, proofreading, formatting, cover design, and book marketingon their own or with their own resources. As with much of anything, there are both advantages and dis advantages to selfpublishing your fiction. Earn up to 70% royalty on sales to customers in the us, canada, uk, germany, india. Dont involve you in many of the decisions regarding your book. You can also watch me discuss the pros and cons in the video below or here on youtube. We have 230,400 partner companies at this time that can get your book and ebook seen by millions of book lovers. Print 1 or 1,000 print one copy at a time, or buy many of your selfpublished books upfront for a lower price per unit. You and your workbe it a novel, truetolife story, poetry collection, or childrens talecan get all the publishing, marketing, and bookselling support here at xlibris. Amazon, of course, has changed the entire publishing landscape, but authors have been taking control of the publication process as far back as charles dickens, or the bronte sisters.941 746 924 562 1297 833 638 616 1500 761 1396 320 502 1010 1535 236 1488 871 1556 970 784 291 1115 924 224 1214 541 269 556 734 1483 766 889 1250 951 159 803 821 766 200 1309