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Books & Tools for Publishers

The Self Publisher's FAQ

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Books to Help You Publish -- General

Aiming at Amazon by Aaron Shepherd. Also by Aaron Shepherd: POD for Profit

Dan Poynter's Self Publishing Manual

Dan Poynter's Self Publishing Manual (Volume 2)

The Self-Publisher's Companion by Joel Friedlander

Publishing for Profit: Successful Bottom-Line Management for Book Publishers by Thomas Woll

Books to Help You Publish -- Legalese

Kirsch's Guide to the Book Contract

Incorporating Your Business for Dummies

Business and Legal Forms for Authors and Self-Publishers by Tad Crawford

Books to Help You Publish -- Book Design

Bookmaking: Editing Design and Production by Marshall Lee

The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst

The Non-Designer's Design Book: Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice by Robin Williams

Perfect Pages: Self-Publishing with Microsoft Word by Aaron Shepherd

Typography Workbook by Timothy Samar

The "WOW!" Factor: Discover the Secrets to Book Covers that Sell by Kristen Eckstein

Books to Help You Publish -- Marketing

Be Your Own Best Publicist Jessica Kleiman

Grassroots Marketing for Authors and Publishers by Shel Horowitz

Guerilla Marketing for Writers by Jay Conrad Levenson, Rick Frishman and Michael Larsen

Guerrilla Marketing Goes Green by Jay Conrad Levinson and Shel Horowitz

Sell More Books! Book Marketing and Publishing for Low Profile and Debut Authors: Rethinking Book Publicity after the Digital Revolutions

Trashproof News Releases by Paul Krupin