"Should one seek to go their own way, this book is a great lesson plan, from the mindset to the mechanics. This is actionable material, and worth your money."
-Chris Brogan, co-author of the New York Times Bestseller, Trust Agents
"Filled with valuable insight and practical tips, this book is highly recommended for aspiring authors."
-Dana Lynn Smith, The Savvy Book Marketer
"Finally, an Honest Advocate for First-time Authors! A lucky break indeed! For new writers immersed and perplexed with the intricate world of self-publishing options, Joel Friedlander's, A Self Publisher's Companion, is a tool they can utilize to clarify the journey and organize their goals. Commonly, new authors waste precious time and resources in failed attempts to self-promote their self-published works. Joel's book offers clear and comprehendible avenues for unmatched success. A must read for first-timers!"
-Carol Denbow, Senior Executive Editor, Plain & Simple Books
"A unique and important addition on the subject matter of self-publishing and why you should think about it."
-Zoe Winters, author of Smart Self-Publishing, Becoming an Indie Author
"This book is evergreen, it will outlive the latest tools and techniques in the online world. It resonates with Joel's many years of experience within the publishing world, his love of content creation and beauty as well as his amazing skills as a popular blogger. Highly recommended for anyone considering the self-publishing route or if you want to know more about aspects of publishing in a digital age. I have self-published four books now and still found myself jotting down notes from the useful information."
-Joanna Penn, TheCreativePenn.com
If you want nitty-gritty how-to's, this book won't necessarily provide them, but that's not what I was looking for anyway. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Jay3fer
A great book for beginners to use as a guide to self publishing. Joel Friedlander writes an easy book demystifying the many aspects of the publishing world. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Carole P. Roman
Joel Friedlander writes clearly and concisely, making it easy for me to grasp the principles that helped me self-publish my first major book. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Jim Cole-Rous
Friedlander's book is a compilation of a series of blog posts divided into categories that have been edited for this volume. Read morePublished 11 months ago by dom
As a former writer/editor who is now moving forward w/self-publishing my own books, I'm a stickler with grammatical errors and misspellings. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Donna J. Aldrich
It helped me to look at the different methods of self publishing, the pros and cons of each. It helps youmthinkPublished 17 months ago by Carol A. Wieser
"A Self Publisher's Companion" answers the questions I had before I started self-publishing, the questions that I wish that I'd asked before I started, and has much more that I am... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Susan Gainen
The book is a collection of well written articles for self publishers. It is extremely informative. I went back to the book yesterday for my own reference and then to createspace. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Ms Fiza Pathan
If you have any interest at all in writing then you need the contents of this book.
It is very well written with all the fluff removed and just the right amount of details for... Read more