Here are new templates for Smashwords, spring 2011. We have found that Open Office works as well as MS Word for the final formatting, and if you have a Mac, NeoOffice is the best of all, making the later addition of a Table of Contents very easy.

Manuscripts prepared with these templates also work for Amazon DTP Kindle eBook publishing.

Here is the template for fiction books:

And here is the template for non-fiction:

Instructions are in the text within the templates.

Hope these help. If you find them useful, support our work by doing your Amazon shopping using our store—enter via the link in our blogroll.