How To Self-Publish Your Book Through AmazonI wished more than anything in the world to be a writer. I'm a children's book author and illustrator. I'm not alone in that. It seems like everyone I talk to has a picture book inside them just waiting to be written. We children's writers are passionate people.
How I self-published a book through Amazon with a $150 budget
If you are a creative person and have at some point of time wondered what it feels like to write a simple children's book then its time to stop wondering and pick up the pen or pencil. You can easily get your book published on Amazon without costing a fortune. This article talks about how you can do this using Create Space. Follow these simple steps and you should be on your way. This is where the book is printed only if it is requested for.
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The author not pictured here used Createspace to write a book. Of course, this entire process starts with your idea, which you bring to life with good design and illustration and then share with the world through publishing your own book. My mother in law and I had often joked about how there was a growing list of places she was unwilling to drive as she got older. It started with bridges and then expanded to tunnels, highways, night driving and more. We thought a neat idea for a story would involve a very circuitous route to Grandma's House for a weekend sleepover with our daughter. That idea eventually became " Grammy Doesn't Do That.
Not so long ago, the first hurdle for an aspiring book author was to get past the gatekeepers. First you would have to spend weeks or months writing a book proposal and sample chapters. Then you might contact a bunch of agents to see if they would be interested in pitching your book to major publishers. If they didn't ship the package back to you unopened, they would either send you a form rejection letter or make you a lowball offer. Various tools for self-publishing have taken down these barriers for authors who prefer to go it alone.
Then read on to get the inside scoop on how you can make money writing and publishing children's books on Amazon and Amazon Kindle. Amazon offers tools and technology that make the publishing process relatively simple for even beginning authors. Though there are many ways to make money publishing information products online , this is by far one of the most popular. It gives you an opportunity to share ideas and real-life experiences with others. It can let your imagination run wild to provide kids and their parents with lasting memories. Put simply, the goal is to remove the frustration of technology so you can focus on the main thing - creating a great children's book. Conversion of books originally created for print into Kindle format is now possible, thanks to the ability to import pages from PDF files.