How to Write, Format, Publish and Promote your Book (Without Spending Any Money)

Written by Derek Murphy
Category: · Arts & Photography

Over the past several years, I’ve built a handful of tools to help indie authors publish better looking books without spending a fortune. Most of them are free resources that will increase the quality of your finished book and save you a lot of money. This book is an introduction to some ways to publish on the cheap, DIY style.

This book will save you time and money, while increasing the quality of your finished book.

Publishing a book, but not sure where to start?

DEREK MURPHY has been a book cover designer, writing coach and publishing consultant for almost a decade, helping thousands of authors put their books out into the world.

In WRITE, FORMAT, PUBLISH, PROMOTE Derek reveals the free or low-cost tools, tips and strategies that successful authors can use to get an edge – drastically cutting costs from the expenses of book publishing.

Learn how to…

  • WRITE faster and finish more books
  • EDIT your book by identifying common errors
  • FORMAT for print and eBook, with free templates
  • PUBLISH your book and put it up for sale
  • PROMOTE your book with powerful marketing tricks


Update: This book was written a few years ago, and I’ve updated it for 2016. However since then I’ve started doing video tutorials and sharing free book design templates. My YouTube channel has almost 300,000 views from all the authors using my tutorials to learn about book design, publishing and marketing. So you should check that out, or visit my main site,, to see all the latest publishing hacks I’ve discovered.



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