If you want to use your words to change the world in a positive way, there is no better time than now to write and publish your book. This book will give you the tips, tools, checklists, and templates to help make your self-publishing journey easier and better. In Everything I Learned About How to Publish a Book, you will learn: - The advantages and disadvantages of self-publishing - Whether self-publishing is right for you - The seven steps to publish your book - The best practices on editing, cover design, formatting, and pricing - How to avoid costly mistakes - Where to get help and what tools to use - Self-publishing costs and how to save money - How much and when you get paid
All summer long at their grandfather's cabin, five sisters must listen to Grandpa's cranky reminders about slamming the door, until eventually the girls come up with an inventive solution to the problem. Includes information about Huntington's disease.
Although African literatures in English and French are widely known outside Africa, those in the African languages themselves have not received comparable attention. In this book a number have been selected for survey by fourteen specialist writers, providing the reader with an introduction to this very wide field and a body of reference material which includes extensive bibliographies and biographical information on African authors. Theoretical issues such as genre divisions are discussed in the essays and the historical, social and political forces at work in the creation and reception of African literature are examined. Literature is treated as an art whose medium is language, so that both the oral and written forms are encompassed. This book will be of value not only to readers concerned with the cultures of Africa but to all those with an interest in the literary phenomena of the world in general.
Whether you are a FileMaker developer who is new to web publishing, a web developer who is new to FileMaker, or a complete beginner looking to put your data online, this book is for you. In Part I, you learn the basics of how web publishing works and how to write your own HTML and PHP. In Part II, you learn how to build a FileMaker database and install and configure the FileMaker Server to host the database. In Part III, you learn how to put it all together to create web pages that talk to your database and allow people to view the data and, if you like, modify it. Throughout the book, publishing a FileMaker Product Catalog to the web is used as an example. Each chapter builds on the previou...
RRon Krupp is a master of gardening and storytelling. "The Woodchuck's Guide to Gardening" is a critical resource for beginning and experienced gardners who need seasoned, practical ideas. Ron has a deep respect for the power of the seed, and the importance of healthy soil. He shares his lessons through poetry, wit, and prose.S--Enid Wonnacott, executive director of the Northeast Farming Association of Vermont.