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How to Write a Fiction Book Outline

Writing a fiction book can be tackled in a few different ways, but I always like to start with a loose outline. A book outline is a general map of how the story will progress. Just like with world maps, you can create maps at different scales. You can include the least amount of information […]

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Writing a Novel with Scrivener

There are many ways you can write a novel, from pen and paper to using a typewriter through to using Microsoft Word or some other program. Scrivener is a piece of software that is designed specifically for the task of writing – so what does it do differently? All Kinds of Writing The main part […]

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Book Covers For Sale?

Writing a book isn’t easy, but selling a book is often much more difficult. You need to get your book noticed, and in many cases, people will see the cover before they know what the book is about. If you’re a writer, you may not be a great designer or artist – what you need […]

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Kindle Ebook Self Publishing

Kindle ebook self publishing is one of the fastest routes to getting your book to the world in both digital and paperback format. Amazon have channels in place for ebook digital distribution so there’s no worries about bandwidth usage, and they are perfectly set up to distribute physical books too. With other forms of publishing, […]

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Who Can Write a Book?

Who can write a book? Anybody with the time and inclination will have the capability to write a book. It might be a novel, a guide to a place or how to develop a skill, or perhaps a book for children. There are only two obstacles in the way of anyone who wants to write […]

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Everyone is writing a book these days, so why aren’t you?

When you were a child, if you followed the crowd that were your friends, you may have encountered questions like, “If all your friends jumped off a bridge, would you too?” The sensible answer would be no, as that would clearly be a silly thing to do. But if everyone is writing a book, is […]