Inspiring stories in The Independent for anyone thinking of self-publishing. Non-fiction tends to do best - The Pocket Book of Patriotism has sold over 167,000 copies - but Dominic Prince's article also finds some fiction successes.
A guide to self-publishing was distributed with the New Year 2005 issue of the Guild's magazine, UK Writer. Additional copies are still available - free to Guild members, £3 for non-members.
Full details can be found on the Guild's website.