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Question: Wed Apr 09 17:31:13 +0100 2014
After an error uploading a pdf version of the font/back/spine cover, I am trying for first time to use cover generator. When uploading the 3 separate jpegs I have for front spine and back either fo…
Question: Wed Apr 02 15:58:15 +0100 2014
I have upgraded to Publishing Plus and this is shown on my portfolio – but when I click through to Create A Book – it says I can’t create any more books under my current publishing plan.
Question: Thu Mar 20 14:47:06 +0000 2014
My book is ready, but am waiting for the isbn number, as I need to put it on the cover and also in the book itself.
It is currently the bottleneck for progressing, so I am keen to know when I ca…
Question: Fri Mar 14 12:17:32 +0000 2014
i am proposing to translate “jean calvin- les annees strasbourgiennes” from French into English. i am a professional translator and my translation of “la vraie piete” by jean calvin and guillaume f…
general: Thu Mar 13 16:27:48 +0000 2014
This is the book that i want on Amazon
Question: Tue Mar 11 09:14:35 +0000 2014
I saw somewhere (but can’t find the page now) that there was a discount for buying your own books in bulk. I think it was 5% for 50? If you buy 50 or 100 books, do you still have to pay the entire …
Question: Sat Mar 08 01:55:56 +0000 2014
I’m new here and although I like what I see so far, I’m a little confused about a few things. First, what is the difference between self-publishing here and publishing with Completely Novel? Second…
Question: Fri Mar 07 12:57:20 +0000 2014
Since your system crash last Christmas, a lot of my info was lost which I am only now getting chance to update. 2 questions please?
I tried to update my profile but it doesn’t seem to save …
Question: Tue Feb 25 10:30:37 +0000 2014
I have two books published on Completely Novel. Following the collapse of the website I completed the requested steps to check the books had been recovered correctly, but they are still not showing…
Question: Tue Feb 11 10:59:19 +0000 2014
Do you have information on what writers are supposed to do in relation to the Deposit Libraries? I think there are four (Oxford, Cambridge, British Library, National Library of Wales) – but my inf…
Question: Sun Feb 02 19:04:05 +0000 2014
I wanted to change the blurb so I deleted my book and tried to start again as there seemed to be no way to edit it. Now I can’t create a new book with the same title, as it says ’Slug has already b…
general: Wed Aug 28 18:25:56 +0100 2013
Dear Completely Novel,
I believe that some of the CN guidance information indicates that a minimum of 56 pages are required for publishing paperbacks.
However, the “book creator” asks for 18…
Question: Wed Aug 28 15:59:35 +0100 2013
Dear Completely Novel,
Can I re-publish through Completely Novel work that I wrote and hold the copyright for, that I have previously published elsewhere?
Or does all work published through …
Question: Sat Aug 24 16:16:19 +0100 2013
What costs are included when ordering a bulk of my novel? Is it just printing, shipping and handling?
Question: Mon Aug 19 12:26:46 +0100 2013
Hi Anna, sorry to trouble you again but I have just purchased a publishing credit for £2.99 (which I have bought) although not sure what this was for and now the system seems to be asking me for a…