Writing

How to Self-Publish a Book: A Guide to Publishing Your Own Book

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 18, 2021 • 3 min read

The road to becoming a published author can be tough, especially if it’s your first book. Both experienced and new authors encounter obstacles in the traditional publishing world that make self-publishing a more appealing avenue. If you’ve written a great book you think is the next bestseller but aren’t having luck through traditional publishers, it may behoove you to skip the gatekeepers and put your book out there yourself.