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When you embark on a publishing journey, it can be hard to know where to start. Questions about what is best for your book, how to publish a book and even what self-publishing is may threaten to overwhelm you. When you feel overwhelmed, come here and read articles that answer all your questions about publishing (Click to Tweet).

Self-Publishing with Balboa Press
Want first-hand insight into the process of self-publishing with Balboa Press? Cookbook author Shirley Plant shares the story of why she wrote her book, why she chose to work with Balboa Press, and what she got out of the experience. Read more...

Five Reasons to Go Digital
The rise of social media, smart phones, e-mails and blogging prove that the world is becoming more and more digital. While the traditional form of paper books holds strong with book-lovers, many readers are making the switch to electronic books. Read more...

Find the Courage Inside Yourself to Publish A Book
There are hundreds of things in life that take courage. When you go through something that takes a lot of courage do you look back and regret it? Perhaps sometimes, but usually the things that take the most courage also give the biggest reward (Click to Tweet). Read more…

Why Choose Self-Publishing?
Getting your book from an idea into print can be one of the most exciting processes of your life. Somewhere along your writing process you will begin to consider how you will get your book into print and begin to weigh your two main options, traditional publishing or self-publishing. Read more...

How to Publish a Self-Help Book
You have coaching, motivation and affirmations to share, and it's up to you to get your messages out to help and empower others. Self-help book publishing may be intimidating at first, but with your determination and a little help from Balboa Press, you can publish your self-help book and reach your goals. Read more...

Watch Video: What Publishers WantWhat Publishers Want: Originality and a Fresh Perspective

Leon Nacson, managing director of Hay House Australia, talks about the importance of offering creativity and a unique perspective in your work. He encourages you to be bold and creative in your writing. Watch video...

Releasing Books Through Balboa Press, A Division of Hay House
Too often talented people with a vital message to share aren’t heard simply because they don’t have the tools they need to build a successful platform. Learn how releasing books through Balboa Press is an effective way to build your platform. Read more...