Many authors dream of walking into their local book shop and seeing their own book for sale on its shelves.

Self publishing is becoming easily accessible through services such as Lulu and Amazon Kindle, and can offer a viable route to market for some authors.

Understanding how the publishing industry works.

How do channels to market for books work?

Why would you want to write and publish a book anyway?

Here's a list of common publishing words and phrases so that you can understand some of the jargon used in the industry. 

Learn about copyright, book profits and royalty payments.

We've found that the number of new submissions coming from authors is increasing steadily. This is good news for readers, because more authors are wanting to share their expertise and wisdom.

This page will give you submission guidelines and other helpful information.