Writer's Corner

Welcome to our Writer's Corner, we hope that here you will find many resources that can be useful and help you in publishing your book. For more information on SELF-e, please refer to this Library Journal article.

CA Author Project

Wants to find to find the best self-published book in the State of Califronia.

This year’s contest kicks off on April 1, 2018, and submissions will be accepted through June 30, 2018.

The winners of this contest will receive:
• $500 each in Adult and Young Adult categories
• A write-up in the December print issue of Library Journal
• Honors at ALA Midwinter 2019 THRIVE Reception in Seattle
• Opportunities to promote your book(s) at California Public Libraries
• A Library Journal Digital Review (Winners + Honorable Mentions)

Each book that is submitted to the contest must be:
• Self-published
• In an adult fiction or young adult fiction genre
• Written by a California resident
• Available in either ePUB or PDF file

Submit your work at:

Writers Corner 1 Create

Use Pressbooks to create, edit, format, and generate print-ready and eBook formats for your books and instantly publish to SELF-e.

Find out more about how you can get started with Pressbooks with this short video.

Writers Corner 2 Share

Authors submit books to the SELF-e program and share their book with readers in Beverly Hills and throughout California. If your book is selected by Library Journal, it will be available to readers across the US and Canada.

Find out more about how you can get started today with this short video.

Writers Corner 3 Discover Access Biblioboard Library on the web or download the app and enjoy digital books, images, videos and more from libraries, artists, authors and others from your community and around the world right now.