Your publishing questions answered

indie publishing • writing/editing • formatting/design

Many thanks for your prompt and informative response, Andrew! The information you provided in your answer is very helpful. – Jack Kaufman

Hi, I’m Andrew Chapman. I help authors and experts make better books… from draft to publication. I’ve helped hundreds of people with their books, and I’d like to help you too! [You can find out more about me here. I have edited and designed books on all manner of subjects for mainstream publishers and for authors like you; I’m very well versed in the main indie/self-publishing platforms, and I regularly experiment with my own publishing projects so I see all sides of the picture. I’m in the UK but help people all over the world. And I use semicolons ;) ]

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