Self-publishing success

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Escape Routes: KDP authors’ journey into writing and beyond!

Inspired by Murakami, Pico Iyer, Jhumpa Lahari and other renowned writers and poets, this award winning author talks about her journey on writing, reading and publishing.

Award winning author from Tamil Nadu

A successful journey of Vignesh, award winning author whose works in Tamil are now on the Kindle

'KDP worked out beautifully for a multi-tasker like me'

If writing poetry was a full-time job, then Anurakti, a pediatric cardiologist would be a full-time poetess. Here is an interesting conversation with the winner of KDP Pen to Publish Contest for Hindi - Anurakti Dev.

From writing in English to becoming an award-winning Hindi author

For every thought that was penned down, a thousand wandered around her! And that is how Nandini became an award-winning author Nandini Kumar’.

'Refreshing to see big production teams proactively reach out to writers'

Saiswaroopa Iyer opens up about how it feels about her book 'Avishi: Vishpala of Rig Veda Remagined' being adapted as a screenplay, why Kindle Direct Publishing works for her and why she likes to be a 'hybrid writer'

Got a story to share? KDP Pen to Publish contest is in town again

Amazon’s literary contest is back again this year with greater opportunities for indie authors in India.

Fiction with a new kind of hero

This daughter of Indian immigrants writes young adult fiction with a new kind of hero. She publishes independently to get her message to teen readers.

A 14-year wait to success

How Kindle Direct Publishing fulfilled the long chreished dream of Sundari Venkatraman of becoming an author

'I've always enjoyed creative assignments and playing with words'

Sudha Nair recently won Amazon’s inaugural Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) Pen To Publish contest, jointly with author J. Alchem. She was awarded for her romance drama, The Wedding Tamasha, at the Jaipur Literary Festival held in January 2018. Her self-published book was judged on several criteria, including creativity, originality, quality of writing and commercial viability.

'Good writing is a result of writing as well as a lot of reading'

'Pen to publish' winner J Alchem speaks on his passion for writing, his day job as an MBA and a soon to be released film on a story he's penned
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