Just to give you some perspective on how easy it is to make a book these days, especially an e-book… then I gotta run and make breakfast for my wife who is awesome.
I have a few beta readers looking at my novel right now. They use Kindles, most of them. I sent an email containing the word .doc to their Kindle and they read it. Ta da! If I ever publish the book electronically it will be a few more steps, but nearly as easy.
Here is what you used to have to do to to make a book.