Bookdown contest submission: Data Science Live Book



I had to sort out several issues in order to self-publish the book. Fortunately, the journey ended with a PDF, Kindle, and two paperbacks (color and B&W) publications on Amazon.

The start was the website, in which you can check the full-book:

I've published two-blog posts explaining several details about the "how-to", the one I talked more about Bookdown technical aspects is:

I had to solve several layout issues before Amazon approves the book. I hope I explained everything in the posts. The capabilities of bookdown are incredible.

Thanks for the package!

Announcing winners of the 1st Bookdown Contest

Your blog posts were incredibly helpful! I have added their links to the bookdown book: Thanks a lot for sharing your experience!


Glad to hear that Yihui!
I really hope those posts can help someone on the planet to express their ideas in the same way I expressed mine.
Bookdown democratizes the writing, thanks again!