The following books address writing fundamentals for beginners.

Fundamental Writing Skills for Self-publishing Beginners

This is it. This is where it all begins. You need to have the contents of this document internalized before you can have any hope of becoming a proficient writer.  Don’t even consider skipping this manual by saying “I know how to write. I don’t need this skimpy guide.”

I made this book skimpy for a reason! So you’d read it!



The following books address Amazon Kindle eBook self-publishing for beginners.

Writer’s Introduction to the Business of Self-publishing for Beginners

This is a book about publishing a book. Your book. So, pay attention!

Whether novel, novella or non-fiction, I’m about to explain both why and how you should self-publish an Amazon Kindle eBook today via the Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) web-based interface.


Amazon Kindle eBook and POD Paperback Self-publishing for Beginners

This is a book about publishing a book.  Your book.

It provides both a breadth and depth overview of the Amazon self-publishing world. It contains all the important details on where to self-publish your book and how to self-publish your book.  This advice summarizes my seven years as a self-published author of over 100 Amazon books.



Amazon Kindle eBook Marketing and Promotion for Self-publishing Beginners

Are you a self-published author, but you’re not selling books?

Perhaps instead, you have yet to self-publish but want to be prepared to market and promote your book when you do.
In either case, you’ve come to the right place to learn how to market and promote your self-published book.


Creating Book Covers with the GIMP for Self-publishing Beginners

In this book I’ll show you how to use the Gnu Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), a free Photoshop like program, to produce professional looking, high quality graphics on a budget. The book uses the creation of book covers for self-publishing as the basis for demonstrating the use of the program. The techniques demonstrated can be used to create stunning graphics for any purpose including display on the Web.



I’ll see you in the classroom,