The writer, Linda Culbreth, not only is an author, but also a writing teacher in Jackson, Missouri.  "Join us on Wednesday evenings, 7:30 pm - 9 p.m. at the Jackson city Library." She shares many of these same creative writing tips, book design tips, and even marketing tips at her website, http://www.bookdesginbylinda.com in the form of short videos.   ANyone can download a free book on encourage, How To Eat An Elephant, by clicking on the elephant at the bottom of her website.
      She also designs books for print, including children's picture books and works directly with the printer for the author.  And, she designs books for electronic distribution in the following formats: EPUB, PDF, .Mobi, .PDB, HTML, Javascript, Plaintex, & LRF which spans all major e-reading platforms.