Going indie 25 things you should know before self-publishing your book by Martina Sprague

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Statementby Martina Sprague
The Physical Object
Pagination53 pages
Number of Pages53
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Open LibraryOL27172535M
ISBN 101497555787
ISBN 109781497555785
OCLC/WorldCa1001836212, 900471058

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