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Writers Who Self Published Before Fame Called…

written by guest blogger Hannah Stevenson   It can be disheartening, the rejection letters and the realisation that self publishing your magnum opus is your only option. But don’t worry, all your hard work may just pay off. Here’s a list of just a few famous writers...

A Guide to Sending Material to your Publisher

There’s always lots of material to send to your publisher when you’re self publishing a book, especially non-fiction. But how much is too much? And what does a publisher need? Here’s a handy guide to sending your documents and supplementary photos or illustrations....

All about print-on-demand…

In the old days you printed your books and then hoped that bookshops and other retailers would pick up on your work. At that time it was really only cost effective to print large numbers of books using lithographic printing. You needed to be working in the thousands...

Why local sales count…

When we have helped an author self-publish a book for commercial sale, the question they usually ask as soon as the print run arrives is how to sell their book. ‘Can you help me get my book on Amazon’, is the usual question, which of course is answered by our...