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Whatcha mean, what's a zine? : the art of making zines and mini comics  /  Mark Todd + Esther Pearl Watson ; with contributions by more than 20 creators of indie comics and magazines.  (2006)

COLLECTION : S.T.E.A.M  Classification S 741.5 TOD

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Watch a Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction writer create a short story in real time, from first inspiration through all the bad sentences and wrong turns to final, polished story, commenting on his process as he works.

Self Publishing Toools

Self-Publishing Tools

Print and online book
Blurb Photo books, print books, blog to book, ebook and more. Works like publisher. Can be tricky when words go over pages.
CreateSpace Print and e-book publishing platform from Amazon.
Lulu Create print and e-book formats; also create calendars and other items.

Online book only
Flipboard E-zine publishing for mobile devices.
Issuu The fastest-growing digital publishing platform in the world. Online only, but easy to use.
MagCloud Print and digital including glossy print magazines – by HP.
Scribd Popular subscription book service with strong social media leverage. (images may not be as clear as desired)
Flipsnack ebooks online flipping book software that allows you to convert pdf into flip ebooks (may have 15-page limit)
ePaperFlip allows conversion of PDFs into a unique digital page flipping experience in minutes. PDFs are converted into digital flipbooks that are viewable across all digital platforms and social media.
iBooks Author Self-publishing platform from Apple

 Please be aware that there are several types of pdf. Making a word document and then saving to pdf may create a pdf that is not fully compatible with some of these online publishing tools

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Creating characters for your story


Art Internet Resources: Comic Arts & Graphic Novels

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