Category Archives: E-publishing

The Big News: Who Framed Roger Rabbit Sequel Comes to Musa

It’s been tough to keep the secret, but the news is finally out: “Musa Publishing Announces Deal With Author Gary K. Wolf For Third Roger Rabbit Novel (Lancaster, OH) Musa Publishing, an independent digital-first publisher, has announced today that they … Continue reading

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Writer Wednesdays: Should you e-pub or self-pub?

You’ve tried the traditional publishers (herein called “trad┬ápubs”), and you’ve gotten nowhere. Agents are cautious these days, and who can blame them? In the old days, the trad pubs had recent college grads willing to work for peanuts to read … Continue reading

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Kindles are awesome

So I got a Kindle for Christmas. I’d always been one of those people who thought I could only read books on paper. I’ve heard people say they love the sound of the pages turning, the smell of the ink … Continue reading

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The Calibre book-making program

I decided to do a more detailed post on Calibre. There are a lot of sites that you can go to that will give you the exact reason why things work and how to do really complex cool stuff. Me, … Continue reading

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E-book formatting — the copy

So yesterday I did a quick and dirty post on covers using free photos and the free Gimp program. Today, I’ll talk about the actual formatting. First thing to understand is, you have to learn another language, HTML, which is … Continue reading

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Formatting ebooks — covers

This blog isn’t intended for adults publishing ebooks, since I’m really wanting to talk to readers, especially kids, but I did a lot of research into creating my ebook, and why should someone else have to reinvent the wheel? So … Continue reading

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My first book is up!

I haven’t been blogging much lately because I have been formatting my book for epublishing. I swear every time I hear that phrase, I hear Darth Vader music. It is terrifying and horrible. I searched websites, message boards, I emailed … Continue reading

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