How to Gain Attention for a Self Published Book?

Answer Self publishing is on the rise and many people are bypassing the traditional route of seeking the affirmation of publication worthiness via commercial publishers and are striking out on their own, ... Read More »

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When was 'The Book of Nonsense' by Edward Lear published--publisher E M Hale and Company Eau Claire Wisconsin as there is no date or ISBN number in book?

Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense was first published in 1846. It has been in the public domain for years, so there are a great variety of editions. Lear was English, and no American edition of his wo... Read More »

Do you have to pay to get a book published?

In the traditional publishing model, a writer does not pay to have her books published. Generally, the publisher pays the writer in advance ("upfront" money) and a royalty, which is similar to a co... Read More »

When was the book"Fahrenheit 451"published?

The science-fiction novel "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury was first published in October 1953 by Ballantine Publishing. It contained 199 pages. The cover, featuring burning book pages in the shape... Read More »

How much does it cost to get a book published?

Small publishing houses may charge you $400 to $4,000 to self-publish your book. It does not cost any money to publish a book through a major publishing company. Publishing houses pay you, the writ... Read More »