Vimalkumar Velayudhan


How to Create and Publish an E-Book Using Sphinx

Version: 1.0, Published: Sep 15, 2023.

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You can also get it as a bundle from Leanpub, which includes 2 books: this book + reStructuredText for Sphinx.

About the book

  • Do you wish to create and publish an e-book?
  • Do you use a Linux desktop?
  • Are you willing to learn basic reStructuredText?

If you answered yes to all those questions, then this book is for you!

In this 5-step guide, I will walk you through the process of creating and building an EPUB 3 format e-book, which you can publish on 15+ online book stores including Leanpub, Draft2Digital (Apple Books, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, and more), and Amazon KDP.

Book cover of How to Create and Publish an E-Book Using Sphinx

To save you time, this book includes a quick-start Sphinx project template (Leanbook), as a downloadable zip file.

With Leanbook, you get 3 font themes, live-preview, a sample copyright page and a glossary, a book cover template, and more.

If you are new to reStructuredText, you can consult the sample chapters in Leanbook. For a step-by-step approach, you can get my beginner’s guide: reStructuredText for Sphinx.

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Last updated: Thu 21 September 2023