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Top 10 Things to Do Before Publishing Your Novel

As I’ve mentioned on my past few posts, I recently celebrated my first publication anniversary. I’m a pretty nostalgic person, so I’ve been pondering over all the good and bad things that happened with that first release, and I realized that the Me from one year ago really could have used a publication checklist–some sort of guideline to make sure I was on the right track to releasing the book the right way. 1,423 more words

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How to Upload to KDP (Basic)

  1. This is Kindle Direct Publishing. Sign in with your Amazon username and password at https://kdp.amazon.com/.

A few years ago, ebooks were uploaded to Kindle through CreateSpace. 1,330 more words

My New Covers... Revealed!

I may have mentioned that I’ve been working on new covers for my books. I think today would be a great time to do the new covers reveal. 177 more words

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5 Things to Remember When Doing Pre-Orders of Your Book

There is a difference between uploading a book for immediate publication as opposed to doing a pre-order. Some people feel that doing pre-orders is inadvisable, since on the day of actual publication, you don’t get the “spike” on Amazon if readers had already placed the orders for the book. 657 more words

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The Explorer's Son Will Be on Pre-Order!

I’ve decided to put The Explorer’s Son on pre-order at Amazon. I will get the pre-orders set up on the other retailers tomorrow. The actual release date will be… 106 more words

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Publication Day*

Fire up your time machines, kiddies!

November 3, 2015 is the official publication day for my debut mystery novel, BAD CITIZEN CORPORATION. Kinda funny since the ebook has been available for two weeks already and the print version started shipping last Thursday—but still, PUBLICATION DAY*! 169 more words