Amazon: Self-Publish Kids Books

shutterstock_152964749Self-publishing a book is easy than ever these days. With dozens of service providers, distribution channels and free and cheap resources, all you need to do is write the thing.

What about children’s books? Amazon is launching KDP Kids and the Kindle Kids’ Book Creator, two tools that are aimed at helping authors create and distribute children’s digital books.

Digitally, children’s books are a whole different animal from the adult segment. Smash hits like The Hunger Games and Divergent series have been successful digitally, but other children’s titles – specifically illustrated titles – have lagged behind.

Perhaps Amazon’s latest move will help change that.


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