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March 5, 2012

It’s easy to publish an e-book (part 2): Too easy?

by limebirdsally

This is the second in a series of three posts on independently publishing an e-book. The first discussed the common mistakes made by indie authors, while the third next week is more of a ‘how to’ guide on how to go about indie publishing an e-book. This post is a little musing on the impact that bad indie books are having on the industry and what could be done about this.

I think we can take as fact that there are some bad indie e-books out that that weren’t ready for publication. Perhaps a more contentious issue is whether this is a problem. After all, surely writers are only hurting themselves if they choose to publish sub-standard novels?

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