Creating saleable copy - #WriterWednesday Sales copy that sells has four parts Story Blurb Awards and/or Reviews Other books by (or series order if the title is in a series) Engaging mini bio. From first word to last, keep the total word count to300 or less. Story Blurb: The emotions and expectations created by your cover […]

Your First Impression


Designing a Cover that Sells Whether you design your own cover, rope in your talented daughter-in-law or hire a professional, do the following first. Go to Amazon’s Popularity List for the genre in which your book will appear. The Popularity List is ordered by title profitability. If making money is your goal, this is where […]



The Best Thing for your Writing Career If you are new to writing, have a few books under your belt, or have been in the writing biz since Gutenberg turned the crank on his first printing press, the best thing you can do for your career is write (or assemble) a series. Why? Simply put, […]

Do you have a Trope Series?


A morphed spin-off from old-school “publisher’s lines” (ie: Harlequin’s KISS or Entangled’s BLAZE), a Trope Series is a series of books by the same author that all have something in common, in addition to genre and setting. Take Sharon Ihle’s The Inconvenient Brides Series, for instance. All three books take place in the Wild West, […]

Welcome to eBook Prep!


Self-publishing is easy with eBook Prep. Self-publishing can be as simple as… You write, we handle the technical details. eBook Prep provides cover-to-cover ebook and print book (POD, Print On Demand) services. From scanning to formatting to cover design, we can turn your paperback/hardback, typed manuscript, or .doc file into a professionally formatted ebook and/or […]

Our Services


All-Inclusive Print-to-eBook Package: eBook Prep’s All-Inclusive Package is the service most requested by authors. Starting with a print book, our All-Inclusive Package includes everything from scanning to color chapter flourishes and professional, print-published style formatting to excerpt inserts for cross-selling your other titles. When all is finished, you’ll have beautifully formatted and technically sound eBook […]

Cover Design


Your cover is your reader’s first impression: Make it a great one! More than 50% of readers judge a book by its cover! But how do you know if your cover will sell? First, just because you like your cover, does not mean your targeted audience will agree. Readers subconsciously respond to covers that are […]