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How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days - That Readers LOVE! [Kindle Edition]

Steve Scott
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (255 customer reviews)

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Book Description

How to Write a Nonfiction eBook Fast - EVEN If You Have a Full-Time Job;


Don't have time to complete a book in 7 days or during a weekend? Want a step-by-step writing plan that's REALISTIC? Need a strategy for creating content that readers love? Ever wish you had a best-selling eBook?

Digital publishing has quickly become THE way to make money with your words. The problem? It's not the 'get rich quick' strategy claimed by many gurus. The secret is to write the kind of nonfiction eBooks that build long-term fans and BUYERS.

In the guide "How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days," you'll get a day-by-day blueprint that actually works. Unlike other 'systems,' you'll discover a strategy which includes realistic timelines and specific steps.

STOP Using PLR Articles and Other Scammy Techniques


Another lie the gurus love to tell is how "easy" it is to write an eBook. You should NEVER use Private Label Rights (PLR) articles. And writing an eBook isn't about regurgitating another author's hard work.

What you need is a system that shows you how to write a book fast, while providing information that changes people's lives. That's how you win with nonfiction books!

Follow the 9 Step Plan for Writing an eBook Fast


"How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days" details a paint-by-numbers system for completing an eBook in three short weeks. The best part? It can be done in a simple 9-step process:

You'll learn how to:
  1. Adopt the 4 Habits of a Highly Effective Nonfiction Author

  2. Follow Four Steps for Creating the Perfect Writing Environment

  3. Discover a Killer Nonfiction Topic in 6 Simple Steps -- (Day 1 to Day 2)

  4. Craft a Outline That Writes Itself -- (Day 3 to Day 4)

  5. Write an Rough Draft Fast -- (Day 5 to Day 8).

  6. Outsource an eCover Design that Attracts Your Prospective Customers -- (Day 9)

  7. Edit a Second Draft that Readers Will Love! -- (Day 10 to Day 16)

  8. Turn a "Ordinary" Book into an Extraordinary One -- (Day 17 to Day 20)

  9. Optimize your eBook Listing to Maximize Sales -- (Day 21)

You can write an eBook in 21 days! Just follow this blueprint and you'll learn a proven system for writing fast.

Would You Like To Know More?


Download now and start writing your book TODAY!

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Editorial Reviews

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"I didn't feel like I'd read the e-book equivalent of a smarmy used car salesman. It is a step by step blueprint that you can actually do. He doesn't hesitate to point out that writing a good book actually takes WORK."  by Steven Halligan

"I just started writing my first book a few days ago and I now realize what I have to do to engage the reader."  by Fernando Zamora

"This is a great little guide on getting your book completed and done in no time. It's straight forward, no filler, and a great resource for all writers new and old." By G. Nguyen

"I love his style of writing, he has zero tolerance for BS and he is not afraid to tell it to you just the way it is." By Ejeks

"I like how he mentions that it is all about bringing "value" to the market-place and helping the readers - very genuine approach that resonates well with me." By A. Sanders "Veritas"

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102 of 103 people found the following review helpful
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
As a fulltime non-fiction author of 14 books, I'm always interested in reading other writers' take on the process itself. How to Write a Non-Fiction Book in 21 Days is one of those books that I can happily refer other writers and wannabe writers to because it focuses on the exact steps you need to take to quickly write a book. From brainstorming your idea to crafting a no-nonsense outline, to writing your first draft and polishing the finished product - this book covers it all.

The author took his book a step further than many other "how to" writing books. He focuses an entire section of writing for the Kindle platform. This includes the all-important book description as well as being smart in your choice of keywords and categories.

I've read and reviewed two other books written by Steve and have found each of them to contain the nuts and bolts needed to actually get something done - rather than just reading about it. Another winner.
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65 of 66 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Realistic action plan, not fluff and hype. November 25, 2012
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Since first becoming interested in publishing for the Kindle, I have read a LOT of Kindle books on the topic. Most of them have been pretty lousy, to be honest. It seems like everyone who has thrown up even a single book feels like they can throw up a "How to Publish on Kindle" guide that doesn't tell you much more than the free one that Amazon put out!

I was pleasantly surprised when I read this one. I had a friend tell me about it... I had never heard of Steve Scott before or read any of his books, so I wasn't sure what I was going to get!

What I liked about this book:
* no fluff. It gives you just the information needed to follow his blueprint. He didn't include a bunch of junk just to up the word count.
* realistic. I didn't feel like I'd read the e-book equivalent of a smarmy used car salesman. It is a step by step blueprint that you can actually do. He doesn't hesitate to point out that writing a good book actually takes WORK. (Gee, really? LOL)
* specific strategies. I don't want to go into what they are because, well, you should just read the book. But each step had a specific action to accomplish and a specific tip on how to accomplish it. Many of them I knew... but hadn't put together in that order. And there were a couple that gave me real "light bulb" moments.

So, time for me to get my butt in a chair and do the work... A big thank you to Steve Scott for this concise guide. Thank you, Steve Scott, your blog is now in my Firefox bookmarks to be checked regularly.
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40 of 42 people found the following review helpful
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***REVIEW UPDATE***
IT WORKS! Thanks, Steve! I wrote my book PLUS a humorous "How-to" book where I followed Steve's plan: How I Wrote 2 eBooks in 21 Days; Damn Funny. Seriously. It CAN be done folks! Steve will tell you how!

*** ORIGINAL REVIEW***
Wow, how much can you say about a book that inspires you enough to get off your biscuits and actually WRITE the book that's been bottled up inside of you?

I'm following Steve's plan. This is day 3 for me. My dining room table is an explosion of index cards and my brain is dumping out the stuff I've only thought about for 20 years. (Hey, not the ONLY stuff -- I do have a life!)

I'm trusting in the plan, and it sure is WAY too early to tell the results. But (good Lord willing and the creak don't rise) you will see MY book for sale on Kindle 21 days from today (apparently it takes 48 hours to go live).

So look for my book on February 20, 2013. If you don't see it, don't blame Steve. He's already changed my life by pushing me over the eBook cliff. If I don't land it's my own fault.

Oh, my title? Well, my lovely bride and I were Vermont innkeepers for 15 years. I have always been surprised that the innkeeping "how to" books are long on theoretical advice and short on the actual tricks of the trade of how to MAKE MONEY!

After all, you won't live the dream for long if you can't pay the mortgage. We've seen too many boneheaded mistakes made by good people that could have been avoided with some "real world" advice. Some get to live (financially) to tell the tale and others blow through their nest eggs before figuring it out.
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17 of 17 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Realistic road map November 25, 2012
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Steve is known for his down-to-earth approach to online business. He has a rare ability to break down complex processes into digestible chunks. I also appreciate his dedication to being honest and realistic about what normal people can achieve online. And this is what this book is all about - it's not about writing an e-book in your sleep or something as ridiculous. It's about taking your time to develop a fully-fledged nonfiction book while tending to your other obligation that we all have. Looking forward to more from Steve.
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55 of 65 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Some good info but he doesn't practice what he preaches February 18, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition
I did find some good information in here; if you are the type of person that needs things broken down into actionable steps, then this book would benefit you, as he includes a day-by-day list of small steps to follow to get you to your goal. With that said, if you are anything other than a first-time writer, this book will not get you much farther than you already are.

With the author's stressing on proofreading, proofreading, proofreading after the rough draft, one would think that his books would be relatively typo-free and grammatically correct. They are not. It is obvious that he is not practicing what he preaches, which is to read the book aloud to yourself, because glaring issues like "their" instead of "there" appear, as well as plurals instead of singulars and words that are completely missing from sentences. If you're wondering why I would care, it's because for an authority to preach to his readers how important copyediting is--and he not use those best practices himself--makes me suspect regarding the author's intention for his books. Are they really to ensure that the highest quality information gets to his readers, or is it about a quick buck for early adopters and beginners? The author's word-stuffing to reach the sweet spot for Kindle book length is apparent, since many sentences are repeated, nearly verbatim.

There are thousands of books about writing books out there, and I am sure that there are many worse than this. Use it for the 21-day action plan, which is worth the Kindle price. And remember to proofread your copy, or better yet pay someone professional to do it for you.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars straight and to the point
Excellent book regarding what I assume is Scott's technique to writing his numerous eBooks. I enjoyed the step by step process and am interested in seeing how this will work!
Published 1 day ago by Kee-ju Hong
4.0 out of 5 stars a wealth of knowledge and motivation.
I found this very helpful and I've started my eBook already. I learned a lot of techniques that I never had before. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Bill McG
5.0 out of 5 stars Helpful and straight to the point
Great book. Simple and straight to the point. An easy read, packed full with useful information. Very helpful for an aspiring eBook author.
Published 10 days ago by Christel
5.0 out of 5 stars What more could the aspiring self-publisher ask for?
I read this on a long flight from Asia back home to the US and wow was I happy I found this one. Steve pulls all of the essentials of writing an ebook together into this compact... Read more
Published 15 days ago by Glenn Leibowitz
5.0 out of 5 stars informative and good information
From start to finish each page provided me with good information to help me with my book idea. I highly recommend this book to anyone thinking about writing a nonfiction ebook. Read more
Published 17 days ago by Jeff Payne
5.0 out of 5 stars I appreciate Steve's candor of guiding one to becoming a ...
I appreciate Steve's candor of guiding one to becoming a successful eBook publisher. He is clear in detail, teaches well, while explicitly stating that being successful requires a... Read more
Published 1 month ago by Bradley G. Philbrick
5.0 out of 5 stars INFORMATIVE, ACTIONABLE AND NOT A LOT OF FLUFF
I love all of Steve's books. They are informative, actionable, and not filled with a lot of fluff!
Published 1 month ago by Michael W. Mason
5.0 out of 5 stars exactly what I was looking for
No bull, straight to the point. Thanks Steve, I am going to be an author soon! I would love to meet you some time.
Published 1 month ago by Bryce
5.0 out of 5 stars This is an excellent breakdown of how to write and publish an eBook in...
This is an excellent guidebook for ways to plan, write, edit and publish excellent content on an eBook platform. Read more
Published 1 month ago by David Throop
5.0 out of 5 stars It was super helpful and very sime to follow
I did it. Followed he plan and published my first book. It was super helpful and very sime to follow. Well done!
Published 1 month ago by Brent
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"Proven Internet Business Strategies for the Price of a Coffee"

Quality information shouldn't be expensive. The so-called 'Internet gurus' love to charge exorbitant prices; knowing this prevents many average folks from achieving success online. What you need (and what Steve provides) is a variety of detailed strategies -- Each designed to help you solve a specific Internet business obstacle.

Steve writes his books for a variety of Internet entrepreneurs: Nonfiction eBook authors, bloggers, and affiliate marketers. What separates him from other digital publishers is his ability to explain complex topics in a no-nonsense, straightforward manner. He doesn't promise the world. But always delivers step-by-step strategies you can immediately implement.

In his spare time, Steve likes to travel, run marathons, read, and talk about himself in the third person.

Want to know more? Then scroll down the page and check out the different eBooks Steve has published...


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