Author Archives: Edwards Brothers Malloy

4 Software Programs to Help You Write

Many self-publishers go to the first (and probably only) tool they’ve ever known to start writing their book—Microsoft Word. While Microsoft’s word processor is a very flexible and useful tool, it really wasn’t built for writing novels and other types … Continue reading

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Finding and Working With A Professional Editor

Of all the things that make or break a title, the editing is arguably one of the most influential.  Editors can help you dive deeper in the characters in your manuscript, tell you if your plot is plausible and help … Continue reading

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Finding and Working With A Freelance Cover Illustrator

If there is one thing self-publishers learn during their journey, it’s that developing a title to sell is complicated and difficult. Cover design is one of those elements that makes authors realize they are in over their head and need … Continue reading

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The Life Cycle of A Book

Check out this fantastic infographic from PublishingTrendsetter.com. It shows the typical path a book takes from its creation until it reaches the end user.

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