Self Publishing Heroes
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Who are some famous authors who first self published their books?
Some pretty famous books have started out as self published. This proves that self publishing a book can be quite profitable and even notable. Look at these successful self published books:
- Author Richard Bolles originally self published "What Color is Your Parachute," which has become the Bible for mid-career job changers.
- James Redfield self published "The Celestine Prophecy" which was picked up by a major publishing house, giving him a six-figure advance
- Peter Bowerman originally self published his bestseller, "The Well-Fed Writer."
All of these books were wildly successful and show that self publishing a book can be very lucrative if it is the right book at the right time.