Free Kindle Books Rock

Amazon has found a winning formula for new undiscovered authors. I’m running down what’s quickly becoming a well-worn path, publishing two of my stories (shown above) directly on Kindle. Yes, I still had the expense of hiring a cover illustrator/designer and an editor/copyeditor (you don’t want to read something where I put the [...]

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The Crowded World of Kindle Publishing

So today as I have two titles on the verge of publishing on Kindle, I was reading some articles about general trends in Kindle publishing. They were talking about HOW many books are being published and that folks success offering free days via Kindle Direct Publishing means that now there is a glut of [...]

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Update: Publishing a Kindle Ebook

Sigh…. so much for me allowing you to follow along with the live progress.
As my son would say, “Worst blogger ever” — ha ha…
The Kindle ebook came out the first week in February (almost 3 weeks ago). I can’t remember when exactly. It is a non-fiction book for adults with a pen [...]

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Should You, Should I Self-Publish a Picture Book?

I got an email today from a reader of Could You, Should You Self-Publish a Picture Book? who thanked me for the ebook and said it’s been helpful as he tries to decide about self-publishing a picture book series.  He asked me if, since I was currently publishing chapter books, if I had decided against publishing [...]

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