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Your Self Publishing Journey

Whatever your aspirations for your book,
Xlibris has the expertise to guide you all the way

When you choose to publish your book with Xlibris,
the leading supported self-publishing services provider,
you are in control all the way—
from the delivery of the manuscript to seeing the first copy
of your completed book.

Realize your writing success with the self-publishing experts—Xlibris >

It's All About Our Authors

Author Spotlight

Author Spotlight

Nancy Woodbridge on Writing as a Form of Self-Expression

Nancy has already published her works under traditional publishers in the past, namely, her children’s books The Tuesday Elephant and The Dancing Monkey, which were both well received. As children’s books are Nancy’s chosen niche, she later enrolled at the Institute for Children’s Literature where she learned more valuable things and began working on a few more manuscripts.

Not long after, Nancy began sending her manuscripts to traditional publishers, but after several rejection slips, she finally decided to go the self-publishing route.

More about her self-publishing journey >

Video of the Month

An Interview with a Prolific Children’s Book Author

Drawing her literary inspiration from her daughter, Xlibris author Vanessa Townsend has self-published five books to date through Xlibris. Vanessa shares her experiences and thoughts about the leading self-publishing company, which has provided her more options with a variety of publishing packages, as well as the opportunity to reach an international market.

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Featured Service

Featured Service

Digital Story Time: Turn Your Children’s Book into an App

Do you have a children’s book you want to share with young readers everywhere, but are worried it might be difficult to keep them glued to your story? Make your work more interesting by transforming it into something more engaging with the Xlibris ReadPlay App service. Your book will be converted into an interactive and eye-catching app with pages that children can flip through, a voice-over feature so parents can ‘tell’ the story to them, and even a ‘Color Me’ option so they can add colour to its illustrations!

Learn more about the service >