Writers who decide to self-publish often think they have to do everything on their own. For a self-published book to be taken seriously, it needs to meet the same high standards held by publishing houses. This panel will discuss the route to self-publishing and how industry professionals can ensure a high-quality publication. This discussion will be moderated by author John Bonello, with editor Elizabeth Cortis, proofreader Dwayne Ellul, and illustrator and designer Julian Mallia.