January 2011

Thinking of submitting your self-published book for consideration? Don’t bother – the guidelines clearly state that ‘self-published works are not eligible’

Writing Australia, to be based in Canberra, will deliver services and programs for writers on a national level.

This great little video is fun and brings the joy of a real book home to all!


Publishing is basically a risk business – a publisher weighs up the costs of the production, marketing and distribution against the likely return from sales.

Palmer Higgs has been appointed as the Australian content provider for self-published and independently published books for an exciting new digital output device to be launched by one of the world’s largest electronics companies in 2011.

Here is a quick snapshot of statistics for the major sites where you should be promoting your book.