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Myebook – is this YouTube for ebooks?

I came across this amazing site this year and have been blown away by what you can do with it.

I’ve just put together a promotional sampler for my new book, Blocks.

It’s the brainchild of the most amazing chap called Sy Whitehall who must have William Caxton turning in his grave …

The site lets you not only publish ebooks and host them for free but it has just about the most amazing ebook builder you have ever seen …

Myebook - Blocks - click here to open my ebook
You can just simply upload a PDF and the system will process it for you automatically …

OR you can make your books a multimedia delight & do this …

– embed any file type – audio, PDF, MS Office, images, Flash

– add YouTube videos

– embed forms, PayPal buttons, hyperlinks to Amazon sales pages

They’ve also got some really exciting developments just around the corner – and once the Apple Tablet comes out, this site will really come into it’s own.

In the “Blue Peter” tradition, have a look and a listen to these samples of fiction I “made earlier” to get an idea of what else can be done …

100 Years of Ermintrude

The Magic Sunglasses


Authors, publishers & readers – take note, get an account and have a play …

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21 Useful Twitter Links for Writers

Calling all authors … did you know you could use Twitter to do all of this ?

Post samples of your words

Post your pictures & art

Post audio readings of your work

Post 12 seconds of video

Connect with other authors, publishers and agents like these

100+ of the best authors on Twitter

70+ Non-fiction authors on Twitter

25 Good Author, Publisher & Agent Follows

Bloomsbury Books

Simon Trewin

Hay House

Twitter Bird by NereskiFind amazing mentors & coaches like these

The Creative Penn

Julia McCutchen

Jo Parfitt

Maria Schneider

Connect with alternative publishers like these

Cooler ebook reader


Barnes and Noble




That’s 20, the 21st useful link is, of course …

Joe Gregory

If you know of any more, please add them below …

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