Responsive, beautiful books on web.
Bookiza is a lightweight book reification framework for web. Manage your manuscript efficiently and cut down your book-writing time by half. Publish for everyone on the planet, and not just those who own a Kindle or an iPad.
Bake your book with all the goodness of the web!
node (>=8.11.3), gulp, shelljs, git-scm and a unixy-style shell or the terminal app.
$ npm install bookiza -g
Check installation with:
$ bookiza --version
Next, register client with:
$ bookiza register
It will ask for your bubblin credentials and connect bookiza to its sweet POST/PATCH API. You're all set … 😇
To start a new project My-Awesome-Comics :
$ bookiza new My-Awesome-Comics --leafs 12 --template comics
Creates a new project with 12 fresh leafs (24 pages) inside manuscript/ folder along with a layout template for comics. Boom!
cd into My-Awesome-Comics , and then:
$ bookiza server
It will 🔥 up your manuscript at https://localhost:4567 and watch for changes!
Open project on your favorite editor (Sublime / Atom), write away. Once the book is ready, hit:
$ bookiza publish
Boom!, and now your book is live on web.
Complete vocabulary is available with:
$ bookiza --help
Or read documentation at https://bubblin.io/bookiza/docs/
The future of e-books
— Paul Singh, Results Junkies / Brickyard / 500 Startups - Washington DC
The most beautiful implementation of a book in browser that I have ever seen…
— Craig Mod, MacDowell fellow / Flipboard - New York
... every bit as interesting as it could get!
— Judith Monica Neumann, Writer Programmer Teacher - Buenos Aires
Simple & efficient
Optimized for writer happiness! Manage your manuscript like a pro and see changes go live in realtime.
Hit $ bookiza publish!
Kickstart $ bookiza new MY-BOOK --leafs 40 and BOOM!, your book has struck ground and is good to go online.
Bookiza uses git-scm internally to track your changes. Use simple git commands to version your work and collaborate.
Developers, designers, writers -- together!
FREE & responsive templates for layouts. Focus on your story, with style! Or hire a CSS artist, start a new kind of journey.
Comics, novels, magazines -- anything.
Designed for future
Hey, your book is a Single Page App!
Bubblin' with flavors
Comes in multiple flavors -- choose from markdown, haml, pug, sass, less or stylus to suit your taste. Or write in plain HTML.