The National Library of Australia and Australian Self-Published Author Requirements

The National Library of Australia and Australian Self-Published Author Requirements - Author Services Australia
Depositing your book with the National Library of Australia   If you’re an Australian who has self-published a book or is planning on self-publishing a book, you must deposit your book with the National Library of Australia (NLA). Not only are you required to, but you’re also legally obligated to deposit all print books and […]View post →

Kindle Direct Publishing for Australian Authors

Kindle Direct Publishing for Australian Authors: The Complete Guide Amazon KDP
How does self-publishing work on Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing?   If you’ve written a book and dreamed of publishing it, Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) is an Amazon self publishing service available to all Australian authors. Through KDP, Australian authors can self publish ebooks, paperback, and hardcover books. In the following guide, we’ll focus on Amazon […]View post →

Amazon KDP Allows Authors to Schedule Book Releases

Amazon KDP Allows Authors to Schedule Book Releases
While it’s not a pre-order function, Amazon KDP’s new feature will allow you to schedule your paperback and hardcover releases and give self-published authors more freedom to plan around their book release marketing!   Recently, on the 3rd of October, Amazon KDP sent an email to all of their self-published authors, which announced that authors […]View post →

What Is the Self-Publishing Process?

the self-publishing process
What steps are involved in self-publishing a book in Australia, and what’s the self-publishing process?   We’re often asked by new Australian authors what is the self-publishing process. It’s easy to forget that we were all new once, and while self-publishing seems straightforward to experienced self-published authors, it can be pretty intimidating for new authors. […]View post →

The Difference Between Editing and Proofreading

What’s the difference between editing and proofreading, and why’s it so important?   One of the common questions that new authors ask is, ‘What’s the difference between editing and proofreading?’ It’s essential to understand if you’re purchasing editing services, what you’re paying for, and what you should expect. While proofreading and editing are essential steps […]View post →