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Printing Choices When Self-Publishing

The two types of printing options when deciding to print your book and help on how to choose.

ON THE COVER: K’wan

The Master of Urban Fiction: Duncan Long has created book cover artwork and illustrations for Harper Collins as well as many small presses, indie publishers and self-publishing authors.

Publishing Insurance: What it is and why it’s needed

Explains publishing insurance for authors, why it’s needed and details the consequences for not having publishing insurance.


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Tiana Laveen

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Business Blueprint

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Marketing Blueprint

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Sales Blueprint

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Knowledge Blueprint

Author Limelight presents author Tiana Laveen, who we speak with about her success and journey as an author of over 20 books.

How Art and Business Intersect in Publishing

How NOT to Waste Your Time Using Social Media

Five Ways to Get Pre-Sales for Your Book

Facts about print books and ebooks you probably didn’t know


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How long have you been writing? How did your first novel come to be published? After your first book became a hit, what came next for you?

To read the answer to these questions and the remaining four pages of the interview, you MUST buy the issue:

Did you go back to the same publisher with your second book? How has the process of working with a publisher changed over the course of 19 books?   How have readers changed since you started?   How has the digital book era affected your book sales?

Tell us about your readers: how you get to know them, and how you interact with them.

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To read the other four pages of this interview, you MUST buy the the end of the day ... happiness is more “ Atimportant issue: to me than meeting a deadline. ” http://www.penandprofitsmag.com



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