Author's Lounge  

AUTHOR'S LOUNGE

Because it’s all about you the author, Xlibris is behind you every step of the self-publishing process—from realizing your writing goal to celebrating your success. We have witnessed many of our authors celebrate milestones of all sorts: finishing their manuscripts, getting the first printed copy of their book, earning literary acclaim, and getting picked up by traditional publishers. Explore all these author-centred resources to fire up your creative muse, start your self-publishing route, or enrich your writing journey.

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Uncover a wealth of information about marketing your book, writing your own press release, promoting your book on the Web, and more.

Learn how you can protect your work by reading the following list of helpful legal references.

Watch how-to videos on writing, editing, and book marketing to take your self-publishing a step in the right direction.

Read about what our authors have to say about publishing with Xlibris.

Be inspired by Xlibris authors sharing their literary insights, journeys, and achievements.

Our Xlibris talents share how self-publishing has helped them realize their writing dreams and make a significant impact on others.

Read about authors who received literary accolades and were featured in various media outlets, and authors who have scheduled events and appearances.

Polish and showcase your writing skills by joining writing competitions and writing workshops, or mingle with fellow authors and other publishing industry individuals in literary events.

Established authors from a range of genres discuss matters of publishing and writing. These inspirational conversations will fire you up and give you an insight into how to become a better writer.