My eBook logo small

 

MYeBook
We Digitise Authors

Stay up to date!

How to install and use Amazon Kindle Previewer Software

yt-vid-thumbnail

 

 

This is an article for those authors who need to preview a Kindle eBook before publishing it on Amazon.

Continue reading
206 Hits

Interview with an author - Paula Gruben

Interview with an author - Paula Gruben

 

Driven, ambitious and not scared of getting her hands dirty. Author Paula Gruben has a wealth of hands-on self-publishing experience that could benefit even seasoned authors. So grab your coffee mugs, take a break from reading NEWS24 and lets pick her brain - See how many times you catch yourself learning something new.

 

Continue reading
621 Hits

3 Great Reasons To Create An Effective AuthorCentral Page on Amazon

3 Great Reasons To Create An Effective AuthorCentral Page on Amazon

 

Finishing a book is often a labor of love, a bucket list item, for many writers.

Marketing the book? Not so much.

Continue reading
433 Hits

Dear Author

Dear Author

 

Dear Author, I am not sure what is happening with you here.

I have called you a few times and emailed you a few times more but you are not giving me any response.

Continue reading
914 Hits

Need a break from writing? Let's chat about Writers Block

Need a break from writing? Let's chat about Writers Block

 

Writer’s block – the bane of writers the world over. Just about anyone can have a dry season where the words just don’t come, but what’s behind the block?

 

Continue reading
464 Hits

Ghost in the machine: What does a ghost writer actually do?

Ghost in the machine: What does a ghost writer actually do?

 

Almost everyone wants to write a book someday. Most people just don’t do it.

There are many reasons for the lack of follow-through; one of them is time. This is especially pertinent for executives, celebrities or motivational speakers who really should have a book out there to support their work, but just don’t have the time to put one together. Another reason is that writing scares the hell out of some people. We’re all born differently with unique talents and for some, writing just isn’t it. That’s not to say there isn’t a story to be told. Then there’s good old writer’s block (a blog on writer’s block is coming soon, so watch out for that).

Continue reading
564 Hits

Is Partridge Africa a scam?

Is Partridge Africa a scam?

 

This is a letter I have received from South African author – Francois* - and is published with his consent. It details his experience as a first-time author dealing with the publishing company Partridge Africa. I will leave the letter as unedited as possible and add only comments and clarity where I think they might be needed. (Dave.)

For those looking to educate themselves, click here for further reading on the dubious practices of Author solutions and other vanity presses.

Continue reading
826 Hits