Skip navigation
Status Level:
Level 5 Level 5 (5,970 points)
Member Since:
Jan 17, 2010
Last Logged In:
Feb 17, 2018 4:50 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
Tags:
design interior ebook indesign e-book editor proofread

Recent Activity

Seisa replied to FORMATTING NIGHTMARES

"You'll get the best results by creating a PDF with all fonts embedded and uploading that.   Sarah<br />Editor & Book Designer<br /> http:/"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 2 replies
1 hour ago
Seisa replied to Full cover Jpeg

"You'll need to convert that JPG to a PDF (or ask your designer to) and upload that.   Sarah<br />Editor & Book Designer<br /> http://sleep"

in Book Cover File Formatting - 6 replies
9 hours ago
Seisa replied to Format change from paperback to Kindle

"That's because CS just sent your print-ready PDF files over to KDP, and PDF rarely converts well to Mobi. You should upload a properly forma"

in Getting Started - 3 replies
9 hours ago
Seisa replied to Mass market paperback question

"It's probably an error on Amazon's part. I once had that appear on one of my books and I contacted them through Author Central to explain th"

in CreateSpace Central - 3 replies
1 day ago
Seisa replied to 1099 Tax Forms Now Available

"It worked for me. YMMV."

in CreateSpace Announcements - 6 replies
1 day ago
Seisa replied to Help with adding contributors

"WittyWordGirl wrote:   In any case, this is all moot as my group has asked me to do everything on KDP Print instead of CS, now that (we j"

in CreateSpace Central - 7 replies
1 day ago
Seisa replied to Help with adding contributors

"Generally such roles as designer and cover artist are credited inside the book, for example, on the copyright page. There is no need to try"

in CreateSpace Central - 7 replies
2 days ago
Seisa replied to We are unable to understand margins rules...

"julio883 wrote:   Don't put ANY sign that represent ANY kind of text in the out-of-live margins Which is exactly what I said in my first"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 14 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to How Do Authors Do This???

"A lot of libraries have lending arrangements with other libraries, so chances are your local librarian could help you get access to any book"

in Create - 10 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to How Do Authors Do This???

"In many towns there's a building chock full of books. It's called a library. I would imagine someone writing a book based on research would"

in Create - 10 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Advice on publishing a Kindle Picture Book version of a coloring book.

"mr.bluprint wrote:   I see in the member dashboard that I can publish it through KDP... Ignore CS's Kindle offer. They just send your pr"

in CreateSpace Central - 3 replies
3 days ago
Seisa replied to Interior review - resub?

"Yes.   Sarah<br />Editor & Book Designer<br /> http://sleepingcatbooks.com <br /> Find us on Facebook     Learning French? Try ou"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 3 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to margin issues? formatting issue?

"It's possible your fonts are not embedded in the PDF you uploaded. This would mean it would look fine on your system (which has those fonts"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 4 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to Children's book Q

"No, there isn't a guide on CS for designing an illustrated children's book. You have to upload a print-ready interior PDF and a print-ready"

in Create - 2 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to I need help with book design and formatting?!

"You can use a desktop publishing application, MS Word, OpenOffice, some similar program, or hire someone who already knows how to create fil"

in Getting Started - 4 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to Is there a limit to number of photos in book?

"Pawtuxet wrote: Will I have a limit on the number of black and white images I include? No. costs? CS charges by the page, with on"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 2 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to Shipping Profile

"If you order a proof copy (recommended), the shipping will default to that profile (but you can change the shipping address at the time of o"

in CreateSpace Central - 2 replies
4 days ago
Seisa replied to Can I sell my own printed copies separately on Amazon to improve ranking...

"They get money either way (through production costs, and through Marketplace, Vendor, or Fulfillment costs), and if you want to take a large"

in CreateSpace Central - 7 replies
5 days ago
Seisa replied to Can I sell my own printed copies separately on Amazon to improve ranking...

"You are perfectly entitled to sell your book wherever you like.   Sarah<br />Editor & Book Designer<br /> http://sleepingcatbooks.com <br"

in CreateSpace Central - 7 replies
5 days ago
Seisa replied to currently published

"CreateSpace is a competitor to IngramSpark in that they are both Print On Demand companies. I'm really not sure what you're asking. Can you"

in Introduce Yourself - 3 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to We are unable to understand margins rules...

"julio883 wrote:   2) the description and the copyright close to the borders are not actually text, they are saved as graphic - I was askin"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 14 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to We are unable to understand margins rules...

"julio883 wrote:   Bleed and Slug Top Bottom Inside Outside Bleed: 0,125 in CS only wants three-side bleed. You should have the Top, O"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 14 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to selling my kids books wholesale!?!

"If you purchase an ISBN, you can "retire" the edition with the free ISBN (contact CS to have them retire the book) and republish it with the"

in CreateSpace Central - 5 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to Formatting left and right 5.5 x 8.5

"helpinghand wrote:   In the reader with 2-page-view, it shows the odd page (-1-) to the left, instead of having it to the right of course."

in Book Interior File Formatting - 10 replies
6 days ago
Seisa replied to Amazons move to remove Create Space

"I still see the Order Copies link next to each of my books in my CreateSpace Dashboard. That hasn't changed. If you no longer have that li"

in CreateSpace Central - 92 replies
6 days ago

Friends

    Seisa currently has 39 friends.