Brisbane Self Publishing

How long will it take to publish my book?

One of most common questions we’re asked by authors who have written a manuscript and are keen to get their book published is: ‘How long will it take until my book is ready to be printed?’ The answer we usually give them is: ‘Probably longer than you’d...

Essential parts of a ‘real’ book

Once you reach the end of the creative work involved in writing your manuscript, you need to consider some of the additional features that will transform your hard work into a finished book. An important aspect to consider is the front pages (or prelims) and the back...

Book interior pages are also designed

Unlike book cover design (which calls attention to itself), interior page design is a ‘silent’ form of design. It acts like a bridge between the author’s words and the reader. Many people are surprised to learn that a lot of careful thought goes into a...

Self publishing tips

Have you written a manuscript that is currently collecting dust (including ‘electronic dust’)? If you’ve submitted your manuscript to mainstream publishers countless times or if your writing is likely to only appeal to a niche market then self publishing your book may...