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    New Ebook for HIMYM Fans: How I Met Your Media

    by Sabrina Ricci Writing
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    A couple weeks ago, something sad yet probably overdue happened: How I Met Your Mother ended its 9-year run.The series was so well-done, it attracted many loyal fans, including me. To help celebrate the ending of this great show, I wrote a short ebook about what made HIMYM stand out from all the other comedy shows on air. If […]

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    E-Book Review: Cinderella, an interactive EPUB3 book

    by Sabrina Ricci Book Reviews
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    Yay for EPUB3! Stanislav Ustymenko recently emailed me to let me know about his EPUB3 children’s book, Cinderella, with text by the original author Charles Perrault. Cinderella is one of the books available in the Fairy Tales for Clever Kids app, available on iTunes and developed by Teamich Inc. Currently the app only has two […]

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    How to Create Your First E-Book

    by Sabrina Ricci Books
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    My second e-book, How to Create Your First E-Book, is out! Here’s the official description: Create Professional, High Quality E-Books, For Free! “The time for merely replicating print books has run its course. E-books are now ready to become their own unique medium and take advantage of all the possibilities digital technologies have to offer.” Authors […]

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    Turning Your Blog into an E-Book

    by Sabrina Ricci EBook Conversion
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      I like to experiment, and recently I decided to try turning my blog into an e-book. Or more specifically, uploading my blog to Kindle as a subscription service. There are many ways to turn a blog into an e-book, and in the future I may play around with some of them. But for now, the […]

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    E-book Review: Letters I Wish I Had Sent

    by Sabrina Ricci Book Reviews

    Preston’s book, Letters I Wish I Had Sent, is exactly that: a collection of funny, unsent letters he wishes he had sent to various companies. As a disclaimer, I had the pleasure of reading Preston’s book because it’s featured in the alpha launch of my startup, Write or Read, which will provide metrics and insights […]

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    The eGuide to Grant Writing for FEMA

    by Sabrina Ricci Book Reviews

    Since this week Hurricane Sandy is hitting the north east, now seems like the perfect time to write about Eric J. Wynn’s The eGuide to Grant Writing for FEMA. *I received a review copy of the ebook from the author. According to his bio, Eric is a Florida native who has been involved in disaster management […]

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    Fearless by Maimah Karmo

    by Sabrina Ricci Author Interviews
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    Another great story came to my desk. See below for the author’s amazing bio and a quick Q&A about her and her book, Fearless. Maimah Karmo is a breast-cancer survivor and the founder of the Tigerlily Foundation, an organization that educates, empowers and advocates for young women affected by breast cancer. The idea was born after […]

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    New ebook: The Booby Trap

    by Sabrina Ricci EBooks
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    Got an exciting email last week, announcing a new, provocative book. I’m running behind on my reviews, so haven’t had a chance to read it yet, but here’s a synopsis for anyone who might be interested: Welcome to the Booby Trap, a seedy bar in Everett, Mass. where waitresses’ skirts are high, necklines are low, […]

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    The New Kindle Format 8 (KF8)

    by Sabrina Ricci EBooks

    Part 3 of the Understanding EPUB 3.0 webcast series was called An Alternative to EPUB 3.0: Inside the New Kindle Format 8 (KF8). The presenter was Joshua Tallent, president of eBook Architects. (To read my other posts on this series, see EPUB 3 and EPUB 3.0 Workflow).

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    First Week at Simon & Schuster

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing

    Not a very exciting picture, I know, but it is a really large cubicle for an intern, and it’s mine! I started working at Simon & Schuster this week as an ebook production intern, which means I’ll finally learn how to make ebooks in all formats. From what I know so far, you can have […]

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    BEA Day 1

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing
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    First day of my first BEA, BookExpo America. Fortunately, because of this publishing blog, I was able to attend for free! I spent about five hours today at the Expo, and I still wasn’t able to cover everything. It can be a little overwhelming, as some attendees may agree, but totally worth it. This year, […]

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