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not just Bradford. Est. 2002

Writing an Amazon Kindle Book

  • Write in Microsoft Word then import into Kindle Create.
  • In Kindle Create – most users will select REFLOWABLE rather than COMICS or PRINT REPLICA.   REFLOWABLE is good for textbooks, novels, and all sorts.
  • Theme – I like Classic Theme (love the *** separaters if required)

CHAPTER TITLE

Don’t worry about it.  Set size, font etc in

HEADINGS H1

  • Set in KCreate
  • Bold, Size 14, Light Blue

HEADINGS H2

  • Set in KCreate
  • Bold, Size 12, Dark Blue

BODY TEXT

  • In Word – write in Times New Roman
  • Size 12  (minimum 10)

TEXT TABLES

  • In Word, use the INSERT TABLE function (one row, one column) to insert text tables.
  • Arial
  • Bold/Unbold/Italics/Underline
  • Bullet points or numericals
  • Can use background colour like green/blue – lighter the better
  • 10 point – no less!
  • No rounded boxes!
  • Note, these will not be editable in KCreate

TABLES GENERAL

  • In Word, use the INSERT TABLE function
  • Arial
  • Bold/Unbold/Italics/Underline
  • Bullet points or numericals
  • Can use alternating colours for alternating rows
  • 10 point – no less!  Headings can be 11 point bold.
  • No rounded boxes!
  • Note, these will not be editable in KCreate

BULLET POINTS/NUMERICALS without tables

  • Top bullet point = 12 point Times New Roma
  • Second level bullet point or follow on text = 10 point (9 at a push) – can indent to line up in KCreate
  • Wingdings black square bullet icons come through as EDITABLE square boxes!!!

IMAGES

  • Large
  • 300 dpi (replace if necessary)
  • central
  • In preview mode check that text NOT in line with it and starts on next line.

REFERENCES

  • Times New Roman
  • 9 point
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