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Mary Shafer, the Indie Navigator.


Indie Navigator Bio

Mary Shafer’s history in the book publishing industry – Download the PDF: Indie Navigator Bio

To learn more about Mary’s career as an author, visit her author website.

To learn more about Mary’s publishing company, visit the Word Forge Books website.

Indie Navigator Photos

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Author, indie publisher and publishing consultant Mary Shafer


2014-15 WD Guides to Self-Publishing
The 2014 & 2015 Guides to Self-Publishing from Writer’s Digest Books contain articles on marketing for self-published authors written by Mary A. Shafer.


Press Releases

Writers Digest Guide to Self-Publishing PR

Indie Navigator Launch Press Release

The Compass Newsletter
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