Ever since AmĂ©lie Yan-GouiffĂ¨s decided to dedicate her life to helping others she’s proved that thereâ€™s never a bad time to start following your heart. After working for 17 years managing humanitarian projects in countries such as those in former Yugoslavia, Colombia, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Nepal amongst many others, she now supports leaders and change-makers to share their message with the world. Now this debut author, who is an international speaker, coach, humanitarian and a mother, has found… Read more
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Do you have that fabulous manuscript which canâ€™t be hidden anymore? Or maybe youâ€™re still working on the story but can see the rays of light at the end of the tunnel? In any case, youâ€™re probably wandering around the publishing industry not knowing which way to let your baby to the world. Undoubtedly, itâ€™s an important decision to make for any author which will have a huge impact on the final result. However, it doesnâ€™t necessarily have to be… Read more
The Results are In! As you may know, this summer we launched a writingÂ contest together with Writing Magazine. Thomas Findlay was selected from all participants and has been given the opportunity to publish his book “One Beginner’s View of our ElectricUniverse”. The prize: A cover design created by Bubok and 50 printed copies of thebook! Congratulations Thomas!!!!!!
As Bubok is growing internationally, we have had the great idea of giving some of that international spirit back to our authors and users. We have added a Multi-Country Publishing option that enables our authors to publish their books not only on their respective Bubok website, but also in other countries where Bubok operates. Multi-Country Publishing is designed with the vision of giving your book more exposure; in other words your book can be seen and purchased on various Bubok… Read more
Publishing a book in todayâ€™s online world no longer depends on a third-party publisher and agents. Authors can have the artistic freedom to publish what they like and have complete control over the entire process. While it may take time, self-publishing is relatively simple and all books have the potential to be best sellers just like all other commercially published books. Self-publishing can be incredibly rewarding and an excellent choice for authors who are willing to put in a bit… Read more
In order to effectively sell your novel, you will need to know how to write a synopsis. Agents and publishers will often ask for a synopsis and even if you are self-publishing, it is worthwhile learning what makes a successful synopsis. Before we concentrate on what you need to include, itâ€™s important to be aware of what not to do. The biggest mistake many people make is to create a â€śbare bonesâ€ť plot summary; basically listing the plot in a… Read more
If you are writing your first book or are finding it difficult putting pen to paper, the following 10 handy hints will help to make your writing more appealing. 1. Delete the boring parts This might sound obvious, unless you are writing for purely personal reasons, you need to hold your reader’s attention. Publishing a book that is full of confusing and long-winded explanations could put readers off. You may need help from an editor who will look at it… Read more