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Kindle Unlimited: The Key Questions

Amazon launched Kindle Unlimited on Friday, giving self-publishers a big decision to make.

The long-rumored subscription service will allow users to download unlimited books for $9.99 a month… 2,160 more words

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We have no thoughts "of our own" on this. We take them from other people. However, we would like to mention you can read THE AUTOMATION for free with Kindle Unlimited. Go for it.

Teaching the Old Dog New Tricks

I self-published my first novel back in, like, 2001.

At the time, most everyone I knew who was writing decried this decision, telling me it would… 732 more words


My Role as Writer 2

As I have argued in my previous essay, I believe that the way that writers gain power and get a voice in distribution of their works is through collective publishing. 227 more words

Collective Publishing

Turbulent Present of Publishing: Why Self-Publishing is Attractive

Self-publishing is attractive to writers because it allows them to see their work in print quickly, but it is exactly this approach and quick distribution that does not guarantee them many sales or opportunities for large scale readership. 397 more words


Turbulent Present of Publishing: Why Self-Published Books aren't Found in Libraries

Self-publishers and smaller publishers typically do not distribute to the library market directly because they require a Cataloging in Publication (CIP) number, three to six month release date and reviews in certain publications, which in turn often requires a marketing campaign. 90 more words

Turbulent Present Of Publishing

Cover Reveal: BOUND

Today I have the privilege of helping one of my favorites — writer and blogger Kate Sparkes — reveal the cover of her debut YA fantasy novel, … 383 more words


Top 10 Patriotic Books to Celebrate Memorial Day

Outskirts Press is proud to have a number of talented self-publishing authors who’ve contributed scores of riveting books for and about the soldiers who so bravely sacrificed for our freedoms. 130 more words

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