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Has the eBook store met your need for the quick read? Is it Kindle, Kobo, Nook, or iBook? How many of you have downloaded books and never
Challenge overcome: The mini-book—small size,
Mini-books are pocket-sized content powerhouses. Their short and small format makes them
affordable, easy to customize, and quick to read.
They give readers a sense of accomplishment
from completing them. And authors get a sense of
achievement from using a short format that is worth
their time and offers value.
Mini-books can be placed in a pocket, purse, or
computer bag; read in less than an hour; and repurposed by sharing with a seatmate, colleague, or
anyone else engaged in conversation about the topic.
Talk about the ultimate prospecting tool!
Mini-books are great for leave-behinds, marketing
pieces, revenue generators, and more. NSA members
readily shared the creative ways in which they are
using these small gems to promote themselves and
3½ x 6 inches, or slightly larger
16 to 100 is ideal
Create your document in MS Word
or another word-processing pro-
gram, using a 20- to 22-point font.
This will produce a readable copy
of 10 to 11 points in the finished
$500 and up, depending on the
services used, number of copies
ordered, number of pages, overall
size, and binding
Averages $2.50, depending
on style, size, number of pages,
Mullins Creative, Scout Books
(offers DIY and custom options
to fit every budget)
30 to 75 days
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