Do The Write Thing

by Kwame Alexander with Nina Foxx

Manisy Willows Books, January, 2002.
Hardcover, 123 pages.
ISBN: 0967895960

Do The Write Thing by Kwame Alexander with Nina Foxx This concise book spells out what beginners looking to self-publish need to do. In an easy-to-follow manner the book lays out common sense approaches to essential tasks, such as getting the book written, fine-tuning what you have written, creating a publishing company, designing your book's cover, printing your book and marketing and selling your book. The book includes anecdotes, examples and tips to help writers understand the important steps of hiring an editor, obtaining ISBN numbers, preparing your book for the printer and creating a press kit. The book also includes sample worksheets to help writers complete their book and get it published. Recommended reading resources are also provided for writers that need additional information. The friendly, informative writing style in this book will be most appreciated by writers who are new to self-publishing. Highly recommended for the self-publishing novice.

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This review was published in the September, 2002 of The Internet Writing Journal.

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