Craft Your Own Book
A Guide to Self-Publishing
If you have ever considered writing and publishing your own books, but not yet done so, Craft Your Own Book might help you on that journey. Self-publishing has become increasingly popular during recent years, whether to provide a sense of personal achievement or an additional income stream. However, you might feel the need to better understand the work involved in writing, publishing, marketing and selling your own books.
This short book, which could be read within a couple of hours, aims to provide an overview of how you could write and publish books that will attract and engage with an audience. Topics looked at include; the writing process, book formatting, audience research and developing an author platform. Having developed a basic understanding of the self-publishing process, you could then research more deeply any topics that you want to learn more about.
As a self-published author you will need to invest time and effort into developing a range of relevant skills. You should learn what is involved in producing a book which other people will want to read and recommend. You should develop sufficient understanding of your subject matter and who your target audience will be. Millions of books are published each year and in a crowded market no one can guarantee success. However, if you invest the time and effort required to deliver what your readers want, you are more likely to be successful.