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For Authors and Publishers

Resources for Authors and Publishers

Begin Here: Advice to New Authors

Advice to New Authors

Books about Writing and Publishing That We Recommend

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Learn More About The Art of Writing

The Ithaca Manual of Style
http://zorbapress.com/?page_id=156

Avoid Scams

SFWA
http://www.sfwa.org/for-authors/writer-beware/

Find An Agent

AAR Online
http://aaronline.org/

Find the Words

Dictionary.com
http://www.dictionary.com

Make Money

EFA Rates
http://www.the-efa.org/res/rates.php

Get It Printed on Demand

CreateSpace
http://www.createspace.com

CreateSpace Book Sizes: from this page click the tab “Printing Options”
https://www.createspace.com/Products/Book/

Lightning Source
http://www.lightningsource.com

Lulu
http://www.lulu.com

Book Marketing

25 Book Marketing Ideas From Zorba Press

Typography

Typographer’s Glossary

Book Cover Design

The Book Cover Archive

Get the Numbers

ISBNs from Bowker
http://www.bowkerlink.com

BISAC Subject Headings List
http://www.bisg.org/what-we-do-0-136-bisac-subject-headings-list-major-subjects.php

Know the Most Useful Tools

ISBN-13 Online Converter
http://www.isbn.org/converterpub.asp

Make Your Own Books By Hand

Do It Yourself Book Press

DIY Book Blog

DIY Bookbinding ($ 4.99 ebook)

Learn More From Other Websites

Writing and Publishing 101 by Stephanie Leary (An excellent set of links.)

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