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Old 09-09-2012, 11:55 PM   #12
phaetongraph
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Originally Posted by Adoby View Post
I would suggest that the easiest way could be to convert your book to plain txt and then use markdown to add formatting. Calibre to convert to epub and Sigil to add the final touches.

That is if you don't have a lot of complex formatting, but mostly just normal text and dialog, with chapter breaks.

Try with a chapter or a few pages.
Thanks Adoby.

This sounds good. I have also bookmarked some titles on html which won't do me any harm in reading.

So to get my MOBI I need build a plain txt version of the MS, create an ePub in Calibre, check it out - the TOC and so forth - then presumably put it through Calibre again to form the MOBI?

Yes I'd do lets of mini projects first, to see what works and what doesn't.

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