Mike Kowis

Mike Kowis, Esq., is a corporate tax attorney, college instructor, and award-winning author. In his spare time, Mike enjoys spending quality time with his family, reading, writing, watching live stand-up comedy performances, and competing in off-road racing on ATVs and UTVs. He has written and self-published two nonfiction books, including his award-winning debut book called Engaging College Students: A Fun and Edgy Guide for Professors and his latest book called 14 Steps to Self-Publishing a Book.

Mike has earned a bachelor's degree plus two law degrees (including an advanced law degree from Georgetown University Law Center). He is currently licensed to practice law in two states and lives in Texas with his beautiful wife, two rambunctious teenagers, and two sweet, but noisy dogs. You can find more information about Mike Kowis and his helpful books at:

14 Steps to Self-Publishing a Book

How do I self-publish my new book?
And how much will it cost?

Have you ever asked yourself these questions? If so, this is the perfect book for you! In this concise and practical self-publishing guide for aspiring authors, Mike Kowis, Esq., shares his 14-step process to publishing attractive, well-written, and effectively marketed books. Don’t worry, it’s MUCH easier than you think! In this step-by-step guide, you will learn:


  • Everything you need to know about self-publishing, including advice for editing, designing, distributing, and marketing your book;

  • How much this process costs; plus

  • The surprising lessons Mike learned from self-publishing his award-winning debut book.

Engaging College Students: A Fun and Edgy Guide For Professors

In this amusing and award-winning* how-to guide for college professors, seasoned instructor Mike Kowis, Esq., shares 44 COLLEGE TEACHING TIPS that will help any teacher:

•ENGAGE students in thought-provoking classroom discussions,
•MOTIVATE them to read the assigned materials,
•INSPIRE them to attend all classes and stay till the final bell rings,
•CREATE a fun and lively learning environment, and
•ENCOURAGE students to use their critical thinking skills.

*This book was selected as the solo Medalist Winner in the Education category of the 2016 New Apple Book Awards for Excellence in Independent Publishing.

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