Manuscript Mondays

The weeks are long, some say; Monday through to Friday drags, whilst the weekend flits by in a moment, and before we know it, Monday is back again. At Notebook Publishing, we don't feel that way: the days are all amazing, full to bursting with incredible talent, beautiful individuals, and dream-chasing writers seeking to become … Continue reading Manuscript Mondays

A Notebook Welcome: J. C. W. Helmkamp from Mesa, Arizona

March was a spectacular month, during which we were able to meet and get to know a number of amazing, upcoming writing talents. It was during this time that we were able to officially welcome and start working with an incredible, talented, intuitive, goal-focused and very naturally gifted writer. Jon Helmkamp has joined the Notebook Publishing … Continue reading A Notebook Welcome: J. C. W. Helmkamp from Mesa, Arizona

The Differences between Vanity Press and a Self-Publishing House like Notebook

With the passing of time and the development of technology, writers are now in the valuable position of having at their disposal a number of different options when it comes to publishing their book. In times spanning back decades, book-publication was focused on one process and one process only: that of the now referenced 'traditional … Continue reading The Differences between Vanity Press and a Self-Publishing House like Notebook

The Stepping Stones of This Life: Your Memoir (A Story Like No Other)

The story of one's own life is a story most people, at some point or another, want to write. It is the most unique, and the memories are like a never-ending river, flowing right to the fore as soon as the nib touches the page (or, rather, finger touches the keyboard!). There are so many … Continue reading The Stepping Stones of This Life: Your Memoir (A Story Like No Other)

A Notebook Welcome: Rich Camacho from Georgia, USA

We wish to officially welcome another amazing, pushing-boundaries, seeking-to-set-the-world-alight writer. Rich Camacho. With the aim of relaunching his 2017 book 'Mentally Organized Business', Rich has chosen Notebook Publishing as his publisher and the driving force behind this project. Rich is a driven and goals-oriented creative soul. A writer of books and lyrics, he lives in … Continue reading A Notebook Welcome: Rich Camacho from Georgia, USA

Authors’ Main Aim Pains 5 of 5: Cover Design

In the final instalment of this series (Authors' Main Aim Pains) of articles (so far notably encompassing Quality Output, Author Royalties, Advertising and Marketing, and Distribution), we discuss the issue of Cover Design. And perhaps most excitedly, this relates to one of the most fundamental stages of book-publication. Furthermore, book cover-design tends to be one … Continue reading Authors’ Main Aim Pains 5 of 5: Cover Design

Authors’ Main Aim Pains 4 of 5: Distribution

This series of articles has focused on the Main Aim Pains experienced by authors, as identified by Notebook Publishing's Hayley Paige. This article's focus is directed towards the fourth of these, namely that of Distribution. Whenever a writer decides to undertake a new writing project, there is always the concern of not being able to … Continue reading Authors’ Main Aim Pains 4 of 5: Distribution