TheBookPatch.com Launches: Writers Have Free Online Destination with Myriad Tools; Users Can Print One Book at a Time

TheBookPatch.com brings writing tools that authors and writers have requested for years together, in one online place, for free. The site was created by #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Victor Ostrovsky as a solution for his ongoing needs as an author. A 2004 National Endowment for the Arts study found more than 14 million Americans doing creative writing, likely a figure that has increased greatly by 2010. On TheBookPatch, authors can print just one book at a time for between $3 and $16 each and can offer their books for sale in the virtual bookstore at no charge. Professional resources such as editors and graphic designers are made available and writers can work anywhere they have Internet access, using the site's word processing platform. Templates for book formatting and cover design are available at no charge. There are also tools for feedback from other writers and opportunities to collaborate on books together; authors make their own privacy and copyright decisions for each book. For more tools and information, visit http://www.TheBookPatch.com.

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“As an author myself, I looked at the site from a writer’s perspective: what would help me, what would I want, what did other writers say they wanted, etc.,” said Victor Ostrovsky, founder of TheBookPatch.com “Our users have been so excited and sent comme

Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) May 19, 2010

The world of writing has seemingly changed overnight. TheBookPatch.com, a new online destination, has assembled the best tools for writers of all types and given them the freedom to print one book at a time for as little as $3 to $16 each. The site leverages the foremost in technology, writing tools and affordable printing options for aspiring and established authors and is free to use. According to a 2004 National Endowment for the Arts survey, there are more than 14 million people in the United States doing creative writing.

TheBookPatch was created by Number One New York Times Best Selling Author Victor Ostrovsky as the tool he always wanted when writing. For example, on TheBookPatch.com, authors can use its word processing platform to write their book anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.

On TheBookPatch.com:

  • Authors can store information about characters, story lines, chapter outlines, author’s notes, etc.
  • Authors can easily self publish and print as little as one copy of their book; templates and wizards for cover book art and other helpful tools are also accessible, free of charge
  • Many professional resources are made available for writers, such as editors, ghostwriters, graphic designers and PR agents
  • There are also tools for feedback from other writers and opportunities to collaborate on books together; authors make their own privacy and copyright decisions for each book
  • Authors can sell their books with no fee on the site’s virtual bookstore

“As an author myself, I looked at the site from a writer’s perspective: what would help me, what would I want, what did other writers say they wanted, etc.,” said Victor Ostrovsky, founder of TheBookPatch.com “Our users have been so excited and sent comments in about how this is a dream come true for them.”

“Everyone has a book inside of them and we want to make it as easy as possible to bring out the author in each of us,” said Ostrovsky.

TheBookPatch users are from all around the United States, as well as countries such as India, Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, and many more. Book categories include memoirs, fiction, non-fiction, family albums, yearbooks, manuals, party favors/memory books, historical pieces, and article compilations, to name a few.

For more information, visit http://www.TheBookPatch.com.

About TheBookPatch:
TheBookPatch, which is based in Scottsdale, Ariz., is a privately held company. From word one on page one, to a published copy that's ready for sale, TheBookPatch is a one-stop writing and self-publishing Web site for authors of all levels and purposes. It is completely free to use. For additional information, visit http://www.TheBookPatch.com.

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