The New Way to Get Book Reviews: A Look at ‘Pubby’

The Problem It isn't big news--getting book reviews has always been an obstacle for self-published authors. And without book reviews, it’s hard (impossible) for self-published authors to get their books discovered on Amazon.  But of course, it’s hard to get book reviews if no one can even find your book. Amazon’s rather confusing policies on … Continue reading The New Way to Get Book Reviews: A Look at ‘Pubby’

Easily Create and Size a Full Book Cover for Kindle with Basic Photoshop

Ah, the dreaded book cover! A self-publishing author's waking nightmare, right there with eBook file types, ISBNs, and —gasp!— MARGINS! But it doesn't have to be so bad (and in fact, it can be quite fun). In this post I'll go over how to: Find and download your custom Kindle full (front, back, spine) book cover template … Continue reading Easily Create and Size a Full Book Cover for Kindle with Basic Photoshop