[LMB] Picking a scene

Peter Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Mon Sep 5 21:33:56 BST 2011


At 02:15 PM 9/4/2011, Becca wrote:
>For a tech writing class, I'm writing a guide to creating ebooks, probably just using Calibre, maybe some Sigil (but Sigil is pretty powerful for my audience).
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>I want to have a couple of pages of text to use as my sample document, so I can show the effect of different embedded fonts and other design decisions on various ereaders.
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>With Herself's permission, of course, I thought I'd take a couple of pages from one of her books to use as my sample text.
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>My big question (other than asking ... may I please use 2 or 3 pages worth of text?) is... what text should I use? There are so many favorite passages, I'm just not sure what to choose.
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>Any advice or suggestions?I

I would avoid anything currently in copyright.  "Fair use" usually is limited to 250 words or less.


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