The Literary Elephant: The Beginner’s Guide to Indie Publishing



E-book Publication Date: (October 4, 2015)
ISBN: 978-0-9917425-5-4 (Amazon Kindle), ASIN: B01660R30C

Print Publication Date: (October 4, 2015)

ISBN: 978-0-9917425-4-7 (Paperback)

National Novel Writing Month Winner, Nominated for Best English Related Work in the 2015 Aurora Awards


You’ve invested blood, sweat & tears into writing, now let’s get your book out there!

We will go over in great detail topics that only we will find exciting, such as:

Editing – why it’s needed, the different types of editors and where to find them

Covers –how to create your own and where to find cover designers and artists

Business items – copyright filing, ISBN, CIP data, pseudonyms and incorporating

Distribution –formatting, where to find distributors and how royalties are calculated

Marketing – why it’s needed and tons of ideas on how to market your book

Crowd funding – the three phases of crowd funding explained

• Budgeting exercise – a budget sheet for you to have some finance fun with your own book!

Let’s roll up your sleeves and just do it! You are on your way on becoming an indie author!

Readers & workshop attendees can download a copy of the Budget Sheet here in Word or Excel


Please click here for preview on Amazon’s site

This book was written during National Novel Writing Month!

Click here to challenge yourself to write a book in one month!