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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How to Produce and Distribute Audiobooks

How to Produce and Distribute Audiobooks

Audiobooks were once delivered on cassette tapes, and then later in CD boxed sets. They were expensive. There were local retailers who would sometimes allow you rent them just like videos on VHS tapes (remember those?). And then CDs went the way of vinyl records and have since become decorative coasters. Today the largest retailer […]

Publishing with a Small (Traditional) or University Press: When it Might be Right for You and Your Book by Lisa Romeo

Publishing with a Small (Traditional) or University Press: When it Might be Right for You and Your Book by Lisa Romeo

This is a guest post by Lisa Romeo. If we’re gut honest about it, we all have that same dream, right? The one about a major New York City powerhouse publishing our book and their marketing department deciding our book will get a big promotional push. That our book will be reviewed (positively, of course!) […]

How many books can you expect to sell? The truth about book sales and the keys to generating income from publishing

How many books can you expect to sell? The truth about book sales and the keys to generating income from publishing

Recently I read a post in an online writers’ forum that broke my heart. A woman reported having dipped into her savings AND retirement accounts to invest in several expensive book marketing educational programs with the expectation that they would help her sell huge quantities of books. She spent tens of thousands of dollars on […]

How to Write Compelling Jacket Copy for Your Book

How to Write Compelling Jacket Copy for Your Book

The back cover is where you convince readers to buy. One trick that many writers use is to craft a compelling description before writing the manuscript because it can help to know what to focus on when developing the manuscript. You have a very limited amount of space on the back of your book so […]

How to Handle Shipping for Your Books

How to Handle Shipping for Your Books

Shipping books is not something authors typically think about until their book is about to be released, but selling books directly is most profitable because you don’t have to give up 40% to 55% to retailers. If you want to sell books or other products directly from your website, you’ll need to develop a process […]

How to Setup a Pre-Sale Campaign for Your Print Book and Ebook

How to Setup a Pre-Sale Campaign for Your Print Book and Ebook

A strong book launch campaign can have many benefits: Generate word-of-mouth Rack up book reviews Get the attention of industry pros (literary agents and editors), potential clients, peers, media, and anyone else you want to impress Put some money in the bank Bring new life to backlist titles (previous books you’ve authored will usually get […]

6 In Demand Tools for Editing and Proofreading Your Writing for Self-Publishing by Paula Hicks

6 In Demand Tools for Editing and Proofreading Your Writing for Self-Publishing by Paula Hicks

You’ve poured your heart and soul into the writing process. You’ve produced a book, a blog post, or an article that you’re proud of. There were long hours of research and agonizing over your word choice. You’ve revised the work over and over again. Now, it’s time to self-publish it. But what if it contains […]

5 Useful Tips to Help You Finish Your Writing Project by Silvia Woolard

5 Useful Tips to Help You Finish Your Writing Project by Silvia Woolard

Many writers struggle to complete a task. The reasons for this are as unique as the writers themselves. It can be down to a lack of inspiration, trying to take on many projects at once, or trying to push themselves too hard. Many writers are so focused on the quantity that they neglect quality. Others […]

How to Get Funding to Publish Your Book

How to Get Funding to Publish Your Book

If I had a dollar for every person who asked me about funding for their book projects, well, I could start a fund for those very projects! Not a week goes by without an email or call from someone seeking free publishing services. Unfortunately, there is no secret publishing fund or author scholarship program available, […]

How to Set Up an Author Business by Mike Kowis, Esq.

How to Set Up an Author Business by Mike Kowis, Esq.

I recently gave a talk to a local writer’s group about the process of self-publishing a book, which includes setting up an author business.  Afterwards, the group leader thanked me for sharing the “business side” of being an author.  While I appreciated her kind gesture, it struck me as odd because I think of an […]