Free Kindle Books: Writing and Publishing

I don’t know about you, but I love books and I love free things… so the idea of free books sounds like a perfectly wonderful prospect. Here I have collected a bunch of free Kindle books about writing and publishing. If you know of any others, let me know in the comments!

All Kindle books were available freely at the time of publishing of this blog post, however this may change. Please check this information before ordering.

Please note that the following titles from Reader’s Digest are only available for a very limited time (ending 12th November, USA time): Write That Book Already!; Getting the Words Right; Hooked: Write Fiction That Grabs Readers At Page One; How to Be a Writer; Story Structure Architect; The Complete Handbook of Novel Writing and The Complete Guide to Self-Publishing. So grab them while they’re available!

Writing and Publishing


Complete Titles

Meet a Jerk, Get to Work, How to Write Villains and the Occasional Hero

Getting The Words Right (No Longer Free)

Story Structure Architect (No Longer Free)

The Complete Guide to Self-Publishing: Everything You Need to Know to Write, Publish, Promote and Sell Your Own Book (No Longer Free)

Hooked: Write Fiction That Grabs Readers at Page One & Never Lets Them Go (No Longer Free)

How to Be a Writer: Building Your Creative Skills Through Practice and Play (No Longer Free)

The Complete Handbook Of Novel Writing: Everything You Need to Know About Creating & Selling Your Work (Writers Digest) (No Longer Free)

Write That Book Already!: The Tough Love You Need To Get Published Now

Secrets Uncovered – Blogs, hints and the inside scoop from Mills & Boon editors and authors

Writing Critique: A Horror Short Story

Publish on Amazon Kindle with Kindle Direct Publishing

Smashwords Style Guide – How to Format Your Ebook

Smashwords Book Marketing Guide – How to Market any Book for Free

Write Good Or Die

How I Wrote My First Book: the story behind the story

Get Published

The Writing of the Short Story

Essays In The Art Of Writing

Telling Details, 2nd Edition

Writing a Novel, Sydney March 2011-August 2011

Ask the Page, Three stories for frustrated writers

And good luck to everyone attempting NaNoWriMo this year!

Don’t own a Kindle?

There are other ways of enjoying free Kindle Books. These include:
Amazon Kindle Cloud Reader
Amazon Kindle for PC
Amazon Kindle for Mac
Amazon Kindle for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
Amazon Kindle for Android Devices

Happy reading!

2 comments… add one
  • Michael

    Awesome list. Please keep these coming. Maybe for other genres too!

  • I can recommend Story Structure Architect – love it!

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