Nonfiction Book Publishing

Best Nonfiction Book Publisher

Best Nonfiction Book Publisher

Authority Publishing provides custom publishing services exclusively for nonfiction books. Comprehensive services include editing, cover design, interior typesetting, ebook formatting, and distribution to Amazon, Ingram and other online retailers. Since 2008, Authority Publishing has built a solid reputation as an industry leader in personalized service and professional book production. If getting your book done right […]

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What Corporate Sponsors Want from Authors

What Corporate Sponsors Want from Authors

While you may think that these corporate sponsorships are few and far between, I can assure you that they are easier to get than you might think.  Corporations aren’t looking for a bargain. First, you should know that big companies have equally big budgets. On average they allocate 10% to 15% of profits toward marketing […]

Selling Your Books in Bulk

Selling Your Books in Bulk

Selling books one at a time is a sure-fire way to generate enough money to fund your coffee habit, but selling them in large quantities can earn enough to actually pay some bills! Selling in bulk to non-bookstore markets can not only be lucrative, it can also minimize the headaches that come from distributing books […]

4 Keys to Getting the Best Editor, Publisher, and Deal for Your Book: A Checklist for Promotion-Driven Nonfiction by Michael Larsen

4 Keys to Getting the Best Editor, Publisher, and Deal for Your Book: A Checklist for Promotion-Driven Nonfiction by Michael Larsen

1. An idea that * Has been proven by successful books like it * Will benefit from a long-term trend * Is promotable to the trade, the media, and book buyers * Has subsidiary-rights potential * Has adoption potential for schools * Has bulk-sales potential * Will generate reviews * Is the first book in […]

Developing a Good Book Title

Developing a Good Book Title

Each month, the Nonfiction Authors Association asks a burning publishing question of the industry’s best, brightest, and most innovative experts. Here’s what they have to say! NFAA: What is the best piece of advice you’d offer to an author about developing a marketable book title? JODY REIN There’s no denying it: the title you choose […]

Developing Information Products in 9 Steps

Developing Information Products in 9 Steps

When it comes to information products, it’s important the content meet a need for your audience. To increase your chances of success, start by doing a bit of research and planning prior to product development. Following are the steps you can take. 1. Generate Product Ideas Start by listing the questions you are asked most […]

Should You Publish a Second Edition?

Should You Publish a Second Edition?

The phrase “now in its second edition” would sound pretty great next to your nonfiction book title, wouldn’t it? Traditional publishers might suggest a second edition if the first one sells well or if the content changes regularly. Indie authors can decide for themselves when the time is right to do a second, third, or […]

Telling & Selling: The 4 Parts of a Proposal by Michael Larsen

Telling & Selling: The 4 Parts of a Proposal by Michael Larsen

Preparing a proposal gives you the chance to describe your book and show how well you can write and promote it. Whether you sell or publish your book, a proposal will help you. Most proposals range from 20 to 60 pages and have three or four types of material: Sales and Marketing Information, an Outline, […]

Are You Ready to Audiobook? 5 Essential Factors for Nonfiction Authors by Tina Dietz

Are You Ready to Audiobook? 5 Essential Factors for Nonfiction Authors by Tina Dietz

More and more non-fiction authors are recognizing the incredible potential audiobooks offer their business. Eager entrepreneurs, however, may dive in headfirst without giving sufficient forethought into how this unique tool can best be leveraged. Audiobooks are the fastest-growing sector of the entire publishing industry. The Association of American Publishers show audiobook downloads up by 31.1% […]

Cover Design Basics

Cover Design Basics

Each month, the Nonfiction Authors Association asks a burning publishing question of the industry’s best, brightest, and most innovative experts. Here’s what they have to say! NFAA: What is the best piece of advice you’d offer to an author about working with a book cover designer? LEWIS AGRELL — THE AGRELL GROUP When authors have […]