Planning to publish on Kindle or CreateSpace? Essential Reading: The Absolute Indie by Jo Robinson

Lovely and talented author, blogger and creative cover creator, Jo Robinson, is a treasure trove of valuable information for all authors. Her novels are wonderful too!

Smorgasbord - Variety is the spice of life

I am eternally grateful that my husband is a book designer and takes care of my publishing requirements. I really would not know where to begin if I had to publish via Kindle or CreateSpace but thankfully for all of us there is a superhero in our midst.

Jo Robinson has written some wonderful fiction which I have enjoyed in the form of novels and short stories (more about those later). What is even more remarkable is that she has completed the publishing process from start to finish herself.

With this level of experience behind her she kindly shared her knowledge via posts on her blog and also on Lit World Interviews. She has now consolidated this into a ‘must have’ for anyone who is contemplating self-publishing and wants to carry out each element of the process for themselves.

There is also the cost element that needs to be considered…

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About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with eleven children's books for PS-Gr 4, five middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and three novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her children's book, Lamby the Lonely Lamby, won a Silver Medal in the Mom's Choice Awards. Book 1, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and Honorable Mention from Readers' Favorite Book Awards. Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and so did Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Book 5, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost, all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. All Janice's books are available on, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on a mystery series for girls and a YA fantasy series will be coming in 2019 along with more children's books. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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5 Responses to Planning to publish on Kindle or CreateSpace? Essential Reading: The Absolute Indie by Jo Robinson

  1. Norah says:

    Great information. Thanks for sharing Janice.

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