Building Your Book For Kindle Reviewed

Just read Building Your Book for Kindle, Amazon’s basic guide for formatting and uploading MS Word 2010 documents to be made into ebooks.

Pros: Perfect for Kindle. Easy to read and short. Comprehensive for the mandatory stuff. Free.

Cons: Thin, not much but the basics. Lacking advice for where to get help with major items like cover design and editing.

Here’s the video review below.

This is actually a new book (surprising, yes) released by KDP Amazon to help Indie authors upload better books. Here’s the info from their site:

Building Your Book for Kindle

We are excited you’ve decided to design, format, and prepare your book for Kindle! We’ll walk you through the necessary steps in creating a professional digital file of your book for quick upload to Kindle Direct Publishing. (…keep reading)

And for those who want a more comprehensive book that helps writers format ebooks for every e-reading device (Apple iPad, Barnes & Noble Nook, Sony Reader, Kobo Reader, Amazon Kindle and more), may I recommend Mark Coker’s free Style Guide from Smashwords.


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One Response to “Building Your Book For Kindle Reviewed”

  1. DM Yates Says:

    Good information to have. It’s tough when you self publish to find all the right info in one spot. Your new friend from the Follow Party, following you by RSS feed.


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