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Level 5 Level 5 (5,270 points)
Member Since:
Jan 17, 2010
Last Logged In:
May 27, 2017 1:36 PM
Name:
Sarah Holroyd
City, Region, Locale:
Budapest
Country:
Hungary
Primary creative media:
A combination of media types
Other areas of expertise:
Copy editing, proofreading, interior book design, ebook file creation
My Website:
http://sleepingcatbooks.com
Bio:
I am an American citizen living abroad, and am a fiction author and freelance copy editor, book designer, and ebook file creator. I am always looking for the next author who needs my assistance to help polish their manuscript prior to publication, typeset the interior using Adobe InDesign, or create various ebook formats. If you're in need of such assistance, please contact me.
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites:
https://www.createspace.com/3497512
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (2):
https://www.createspace.com/3696728
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (3):
https://www.createspace.com/3881445
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (4):
https://www.createspace.com/4051112
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Seisa replied to Sending print ARC copies out prior to release

"This is asked often. If you use the Search Community box above right, you'll probably find several threads.   The day you approve the proo"

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Seisa replied to Can I switch back from KDP to CS? Not able to order direct copies. is it worth it?

"td531 wrote:   Can I switch back to CS so I can get the lower price for me to purchase?  No. It's a one-way transfer, as KDP notified y"

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Seisa replied to Publishing a Print Book on KDP

"If the title, subtitle, and author name are exactly identical (including punctuation), Amazon will automatically link them. It may take a we"

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1 day ago
Seisa replied to Publishing a Print Book on KDP

"Scass wrote:   If I click create it as a  Paperback, KDP wants to import the book from CreateSpace (ie completely remove it from CreateSpa"

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1 day ago
Seisa replied to Advanced promo copies of book submissions to book reviewers

"Joey7 wrote:   As for the distribution channels, they had to be engaged or I could not submit the book for review. Yeah, sorry, I should"

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1 day ago
Seisa replied to embedding fonts...pdf adds pages...throws mirror margins off: HELP!

"I write in MS Word (on the rare occasion that I write), but I design in Adobe InDesign."

in Book Interior File Formatting - 6 replies
2 days ago
Seisa replied to embedding fonts...pdf adds pages...throws mirror margins off: HELP!

"If you're doing this for a "client" (even as a favor, you're still providing a service to a client), does she require that the file stay in"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 6 replies
2 days ago
Seisa replied to Professional Formatter/Cover Designer Needed

"You specify that your manuscript is in .docx format. Do you require the final file to be kept in Word format? I use Adobe InDesign for book"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 8 replies
2 days ago
Seisa replied to reasonable book price for memoirs?

"The maximum page count for an 8 X 10" color book is 480. So your book as you've described it is not possible through CreateSpace.   The"

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2 days ago
Seisa replied to Exporting images from word to pdf- images are reducing

"Yes."

in Book Interior File Formatting - 7 replies
2 days ago
Seisa replied to Exporting images from word to pdf- images are reducing

"JDel wrote:   some resizing did occur in word. ANY resizing in MS Word will affect your ppi, no matter what settings you have.   Sar"

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2 days ago
Seisa replied to KDP Print vs CS - their royalties (I don't see this specific thing anywhere)

"KDP Print: ( https://kdp.amazon.com/help?topicId=ATZHCE8PIQQR5 ) Paperback Specifications US Marketplace (USD) Fixed Cost"

in CreateSpace Central - 4 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Book costs versues author costs.

"Azriel wrote:   ...you get the benefit of boosting your book's ranking on Amazon by purchasing copies to sell externally and your royaltie"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Book costs versues author costs.

"Just to be clear, do you have a KDP account for ebooks? If so, do you have an ebook version of this title? If you do, KDP offers the option"

in CreateSpace Central - 19 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Flash Sales and Discounts

"You can't set a sale price for your book. You set the retail list price, and retailers determine if they want to use that price or another p"

in Marketing - 3 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to New to CreateSpace with questions

"I'm not Canadian, so I don't have direct experience with this, but I have seen many messages from successful non-US citizens who've used the"

in Introduce Yourself - 5 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Drop Shipping

"CreateSpace and IngramSpark/Lightning Source are the largest POD printers. As far as I'm aware, IS/LSI also don't provide any means of autom"

in Distribution - 4 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to Drop Shipping

"Not really. As you already pointed out yourself, Amazon serves this function for CreateSpace (since they own CS). They don't provide any kin"

in Distribution - 4 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to 8.5x11 Landscape Option?

"I believe the widest landscape orientation CS can print is 8.5" wide. You could do it as a "calendar binding" book, where you rotate your co"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 2 replies
5 days ago
Seisa replied to Author copies for launch date. But control release date.

"Absolutely possible. Just be aware that your official publication date will be the date you click Approve on the proof.   Sarah<br />Edito"

in Marketing - 3 replies
5 days ago
Seisa replied to Formatting changing on upload...

"BookDoc wrote:   How can I prevent what I loaded to say exacted how its formatted? Upload a PDF (Portable Document Format). That's the o"

in Formatting - 2 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to first time author newly published, kindle question

"You use your existing Amazon account information to log into KDP. You do not need to create a second Amazon account in order to use KDP (a"

in Introduce Yourself - 4 replies
1 week ago
Seisa replied to The More Advice, the Better

"FYI, personal information, such as email addresses, is not allowed in this forum. If a moderator sees your post, they will likely edit it to"

in Share Your Work - 6 replies
1 week ago
Seisa replied to How to embed fonts within a pdf?

"So your original source file was in MS Word? How did you create the PDF? What was your process? This is when you need to embed the fonts in"

in Formatting - 4 replies
1 week ago
Seisa replied to Does anyone know what this font is?

"Lighthouse24 wrote:   It shares a lot of characteristics with Minion Pro -- it could be one of the variants of that. That was my initial"

in CreateSpace Central - 6 replies
1 week ago

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