How to Publish, Promote, & Sell Your Own Book: The insider's guide to everything you need to know about self-publishing from pasteup to publicity

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St. Martin's Press, Jul 15, 1986 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 384 pages
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Robert Holt, himself the successful author of four self-published books, now shares his knowledge and savvy with other would-be author-publishers in this step-by-step guide to every aspect of self-publishing.

If you yearn join the ranks of such self published authors as Henry Thoreau, Upton Sinclair, Anais Nin, and George Bernard Shaw, if you've ever thought of doing it yourself, then this is the book for you. How to Publish Promote and Sell Your Own Book provides you with everything you ever wanted to know about self-publishing--and never even thought to ask.

 

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This operating manual offers clear technical information to anyone in the publishing business, but the emphasis on quality and the presumed goal of finding a major publisher will discourage novices ... Read full review

Contents

II Preparing Your Manuscript for Publication
35
III Design
81
IV Producing Your Book
117
V Marketing Your Book
223
VI Selling Reprint Rights to a Major Publisher
323
Glossary
350
Index
357
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Robert L. Holt is the author of How to Publish, Promote, and Sell Your Own Book.

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