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Question: Thu Oct 23 01:39:03 +0100 2014
I just wondered if you could answer whether the paper used to print the books comes from sustainable sources; from trees that have been legally sourced from well-managed and credibly certified fore…
Question: Fri Oct 03 08:39:29 +0100 2014
I am awaiting my proof copy of my first book. I wonder…Have I slipped up yet again somewhere…The order has charged me the parcel post p+p cost, which is a lot more than the cost of the book. Is…
Question: Wed Oct 01 16:13:31 +0100 2014
I have my first finished novel finally – yay, but I am a total novice at all of this self publishing stuff!
Other than the manuscript itself, what else do i need to include other than my manu…
Question: Mon Sep 29 15:46:02 +0100 2014
Hi I am having difficulties changing the blurb as we noticed that on the pdf it had the & sign but when I ordered 70 copies it was missing? I have since tried to change this but the cover desig bit…
Question: Fri Sep 26 16:58:35 +0100 2014
Can anyone explain/advise , about Word Online?
I am a complete novice where office work and suchlike are concerned. I managed to open Word Online,and I thought, I had edited my work (the contents …
Question: Tue Sep 23 10:02:35 +0100 2014
Does my manuscript need to be complete And edited before it’s summited
Question: Fri Sep 19 19:34:18 +0100 2014
I uploaded my first manuscript, but have realised that I forgot to add the copyright page and ISBN number. I have paid the £10 for conversion today. Is it possible for me to upload a revised editio…
Question: Thu Aug 28 15:43:47 +0100 2014
HiI am trying to upload my book and followed the guidelines but I have received the message ‘We expected 144×222mm but received 146×222mm.’
In the setup guide it says 146*222… so I don’t …
Question: Thu Aug 14 15:27:16 +0100 2014
I’ve written a book that I can’t see ever being happy enough with to publish, but would still like a single copy for my self. I may get around to finishing the edit one day but until then I’d reall…
Question: Sun Aug 03 14:58:01 +0100 2014
New to CompletelyNovel, and I cannot find any specifications for uploading e-books to the platform (I.e., typesetting, NCX, etc.) though there’s lots of useful advice on the print side of things, …
general: Mon Jul 14 11:56:52 +0100 2014
How do I publish a second edition of my novel, Unlikely Neighbours? I am amending my contact details on the cover and inside. Can I still call it a first edition?
general: Mon Jul 07 11:18:18 +0100 2014
If there an option to print the book cover in matt or gloss finish?