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Kindle Typography Upgrades

Yes, yes, yes!

Amazon announced that the Kindle is getting a serious typography update. I cannot emphasize enough how freaking awesome that is for eBook readers. 840 more words

Current Publishing Service Sale

10%: Color for black and white

If color book page publishing in quantities of 10 or more, pay black and white prices for 10% of your total. 95 more words

Updates

Huzzah! The Lafayette Campaign is Available at Amazon

Well, it really is a great feeling to push that final “submit” button after you’ve uploaded the cover, the file, and all of the metadata and other information that Amazon asks for. 432 more words

Self-publishing

Self-Publishing 101: Paperback Interior Formatting

Here’s another rough excerpt from my upcoming book, tentatively titled Self-Publishing Checklist: Everything You Need to Know to Be Your Own Publisher. As always, feedback and questions are welcome! 1,548 more words

Publishing 101

Kate Greenway Medalist William Grill

William Grill is the youngest winner of a Kate Greenaway medal for 50 years with his historical picture book Shackleton’s Journey.

See more at the Guardian.

Happy Canada Day Catch Up

Happy Canada Day. To go along with the celebrations, we are having a heat-wave. I took my first swim of the year a couple of days ago and the lake felt as warm as it usually does in August. 727 more words

Writing

How to write the first draft of a novel in 30 days

Writing a novel can be daunting. But introducing structure to the process can help you maintain momentum over the course of a month without hampering creativity… 1,069 more words

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