*How To Publish A Book* by Jason Jordan & George Smolinski -A Solid 5-star read

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I have read quite a few books on self-publishing because I was learning how to publish my first book, and I was a nervous wreck about it. How to Publish A Book: Publish on Amazon Kindle with Kindle Direct Publishing & Build Your Business Now! By Jason P. Jordan and George Smolinski was by far the the most comprehensive and helpful of them all.
This book covers, formatting, cover making, Kindle Direct pros and cons, marketing ideas, and the all important detailed instructions on how to upload your book to Amazon. For the newbie, knowing exactly what to expect takes the fear out of doing something for the first time. This book did it for me. I had this book opened on my iPad while I went through each step of the publishing process with my computer. My book was published without a hitch. Many thanks to Jason Jordan and George Smolinski.

*How To Choose, Operate and Market Your Home-Based Business* by Susan E. Barton

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How to Choose, Operate and Market Your Home-Based Business: Practical Advice for Operating a Small Business on a Shoestring Budget by Susan E. Barton

Susan Barton has written a comprehensive and informative book on starting and marketing a home-based business. She gives the reader over forty business ideas that are relatively easy to start and require very little capital investment, to think about. She then lays out for the newbie entrepreneur, briefly, what is entailed in starting up each one these businesses.

Susan Barton gives hope to the person with modest means who wants to try their hand at running a business.

* How to Write, Publish & Market Your eBook by Susan Barton’

susan bartonHave you ever dreamt of becoming a published author, only to have your dream dashed before it even had a chance to take root? Did the goal seem unattainable, or the steps to reach it too daunting? Well, fear not; Susan Barton has taken the entire process of becoming a published author and has broken it into small workable pieces, in her book How to Write, Publish and Market Your eBook: What You Need to Know to Become a Successful Indie Author.

I found Susan Barton’s writing to be clear, concise and easy to follow. This non-fiction, how-to book did not read like dry reference material often does. No, instead,

I highly recommend this book for any writer who is teetering on the idea of becoming a published author. The book is overflowing with golden nuggets of helpful information, including the pros and cons of going Indie.