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Your time is now, the place is here!! You have a story to tell, but who's going to know it if you keep it to yourself? Your story needs to be heard; let us help you find your voice!!!
As a new author, I know the fear and frustration of stariting on this journey; I also know the exhilaration of completing this journey and seeing the birth of your creation!!! I can get you though the process and assist you in realizing your goal.
Here are the current products from MHB Publishing , LLC, available on Amazon.com:
We are a publishing company with the capability to assist with some coaching during your writing journey. Your book/manuscript must be computer generated (specifically, written in Microsoft Word) and ready for layout when submitted. Your editing must already be done prior to submission. We accept manuscripts under the following conditions:
We require a 12-page sample of your manuscript prior to a signed agreement. Your manuscript sample must be typed, 12 font size minimum, and double spaced. All handwritten manuscripts will be returned unread.
Your manuscript can be submitted as an e-mail attachment.
Once you have submitted your manuscript sample, we will read it for content (we don't publish pornography). We will be in constant contact with you as to whether or not your process should begin with us.
Once accepted, your manuscript will then be formatted for publication upon your signed agreement for payment (book packages start at $1047 for paperback with no pictures; $300 additional for e-book format with on pictures. Please be advised that all prices are subject to change without notice at the discretion of MHB Publishing, LLC.) ( Clients referred through DPFA will incur a 20% referral fee). We will help you with the issues of publishing formats: determining the right dimensions for your book and assisting you (within reason and our capabilities) with your cover. We can assist you with finding other sources for graphic designs.
We will handle your bar codes, ISBN numbers, pricing and distribution, and understanding KDP Amazon royalty payments.
Carol Ann White/MHB Publishing, LLC. has been invited to be a panelist at the 4th Annual Books and Brunch Gala, hosted by Author Darryl Harvey on March 14, 2020 at 4859 S. Wabash, Chicago IL, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Writing workshops, publishers, authors, spoken word, brunch & more! Get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-4th-annual-books-n-brunch-…
Sage Sayings to Season the Soul by Maude Helen Baker is available on Amazon.com. Sage Sayings to Season the Soul is Maude Helen Baker’s compilation of down-home, home spun sayings that she had heard from the time she was a child that, in their own way helped to mold and forge the person she became. Listed in alphabetical order, and sometimes written in the “old folks” vernacular, each saying has been explained in terms that can be understood by all. These sayings are from the “wisdom of the elders” and should not be ignored or discarded.
One reader wrote: November 18, 2017
OH My God this book is like having your grandmas favorite recipe. It truly takes me back to all the sayings that my mom, dad, grandma,godmom and all of my elders use to say. All the things I found myself saying with my daughter and that I now say with my grandson. It brings a smile to your face and your soul. But I also love the way it gives you a explanation of what it means. I highly recommend this book. A great stocking stuffer for the holidays.
A SISTERHOOD OF DYSFUNCTION: Betrayal, Pain, Epiphany & Resolution by Carol Ann White is available on Amazon.com
Selene has a very disturbing relationship with her sister Natalie. So much so that she goes to a therapist for help. It is suggested that Selene write down her relationship with Natalie as she sees it. A SISTERHOOD OF DYSFUNCTION: Betrayal, Pain, Epiphany & Resolution is Selene's vision of her relationship with her sister. Along this sojourn, Selene also makes several realizations about herself as well....
December 18, 2017
Tonia Thomas: This book is deep and a page turner!!
I really enjoyed reading this book, it is very deep and I'm sure it took courage to write. It made me feel like I need to reach out and help those in need and stand with them during the tough times and hardships in life. Kudos to the author Carol Ann White, I look forward to reading more of your books.
January 11, 2018
Format: Kindle Edition
Thomas C. Roper: Love is Difficult
I really enjoy reading first person narratives. I especially like those narratives where the character is speaking in the vernacular of the geographical area where the story is taking place. For me, it helps to understand the character to the point I can almost, with accuracy, figure out their next mood or feelings. It's even better when a plot twist proves me wrong. I loved this back and forth sibling rivalry that many of us have experienced to different degrees. I was left wanting more and was quite intrigued by the stories antagonist who I also wanted to know more about what drove her attitude and behavior. This is a wonderful read that I suggest to anyone who wants to hear a secret.
January 27, 2018
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
Shawn Kennedy: Real Dysfunctional Relationships
I really enjoyed reading this book and found it difficult to put down. The author (Carol) made Selene and Natalie's relationship appear so real, that at times I found it difficult to remember I was reading fiction. I am sure many readers will find something about Selene and Natalie's relationship that they will be able to relate to based on their dysfunctional relationship with their sibling, or that of a close friend.
This book quickly engages its reader to the point you're talking out loud trying to give advice to Selene before she is at the mercy of her sister yet again. It is also easy for the reader to pass judgment against Selene for apparently playing the "naive victim" repeatedly, but Selene's old-school upbringing had a very powerful influence on her tolerance level with her sister.
This book was well written and I enjoyed the story line. Great job Carol. I can't wait for the sequel.
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c/o MHB Publishing, LLC.
P.O. Box 19228
Chicago, IL 60619
1. MHB Publishing has several publishing pricing packages; for example, a edited manuscript with no pictures will cost $1047.00 to publish as a paperback, and an additional $300.00 to publish your manuscript as a Kindle e-book format with no pictures. Please be advised that all prices are subject to change without notice at the discretion of MHB Publishing, LLC. Clients that are referred to MHB Publishing, LLC. through the Distribution Platform for Authors (DPFA) will incur a 20% referral fee of $209.50 on the basic manuscript with no pictures. Pictures/photographs/illustrations will increase the cost of publishing. Contact MHB Publishing, LLC. for details on publishing packages.
2. If your manuscript (a Microsoft Word document) is found to need of additional editing, we will do so, starting at the cost of $0.04/word for basic editing (example: a 15,000-word manuscript in need of editing by MHB Publishing, LLC. would be at the cost of $600.00). Contact MHB Publishing, LLC. for editing package pricing.
3. To secure publishing services, a 50% deposit must be made for the service requested (paperback and/or e-book) and is due upon the signing of your contract. The balance is to be paid upon the issuing of the proof copy of your book.
4. Editing services require a 100% deposit to secure the service.
5. If you decide not to go forward with publishing your manuscript with MHB Publishing, LLC prior to the commencement of services, you will receive a full refund and the return of your documentation.
6. If you decide not to go forward with publishing your manuscript with MHB Publishing, LLC. after services have commenced but have not been completed, you will receive a partial refund and the return of your original documentation and partial layout. If the services have been completed, you are not entitled to any refund. Your original documentation and layout, however, will be returned to you.
7. For editing services: If the editing services have commenced prior to your decision not to go forward with utilizing MHB Publishing, LLC for the publishing of your manuscript, you are not entitled to a refund.
CAROL ANN WHITE - LIFE DETOX STRATEGIST
During her 29-year career as a Chicago Police Officer, Carol Ann White has encountered, handled, and advised many people involved in a myriad of toxic situations. She was also given specialized training in interrogation, police sensitivity, verbal and non-verbal communication, as well as extensive training in Crisis Intervention (CIT); this afforded her certifications in CIT and Advanced CIT. Not to mention, working as the Review Officer for the Narcotic and Gang Investigations Section (N.A.G.I.S.) of the Chicago Police Department, she also facilitated the report writing instruction of their orientation program.
Prior to her career as a Chicago Police Officer, Carol worked as a teacher (substitute) in the Chicago Public School System.
Additionally, living her life in general has had its share of toxic experiences as well. All these experiences, however, forged and molded Carol into who she is today: A loving human being who accepts the Human Condition and loves those that allow her to do so. This acceptance has caused her to have a positive impact in the world, making her a better person, wife, daughter, sister, and friend. It has also had a positive impact on her new career as an author, publisher, blogger, public speaker, Workshop facilitator, and Life Detox Strategist.