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German Cover Design – Interview with a Designer

I recently listened to a podcast which talked about the importance of considering cultural differences in book cover design for translated versions of a book and whether it might be necessary to get a new cover for a different market. Since I don’t know a lot about design, I decided to look for a professional […]

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Tolino Media – the New Selfpublishing Platform in Germany

Good news for indie authors in Germany: The new selfpublishing platform of the Tolino Alliance is now up and running. The Tolino Alliance is an alliance of German book stores like Thalia, Weltbild, Hugendubel, Club Bertelsmann and Libri. They share an ebook platform and sell their own e-readers and tablets in competition to Amazon’s Kindle. […]

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How to publish your translated book in Germany

After your book has been translated, you basically have two options: either publish it directly in the relevant ebook stores, or use a distributor. The biggest ebook stores in Germany are: Amazon Tolino (soon to come for indies) Apple iBooks GooglePlay Kobo If you already have an Amazon KDP account, merely upload your translated edition […]

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