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Make your book a reality. When it comes to creating books and getting them to out to readers, we believe authors and small publishers deserve affordable access to affordable and top-quality services. We provide graphic design and layout; guidance for distribution, promotion, and sales; and we can even help you start your own personal press.

 

graphic design, branding and guidance services for self-publishers

PRICING

Book Production

Interior Design & Layout
$400 + $1 per page
A custom layout for your book, hand-crafted to match the book’s theme and target readership. Includes submission to a print-on-demand service such as CreateSpace (Amazon) or IngramSpark.

Cover Design
Standard cover | $100
High resolution artwork supplied by self-publisher

Custom artwork cover | $350
Artwork created especially for your book

E-Book Conversion
$50 per platform
Completed print book files are prepared for e-book format and uploaded to either Kindle, Nook, iBooks, etc. If you wish to only publish in e-format, e-book design & layout is the same price as print design.

Copy Editing, Mentoring, and Other Helpful Services
Contact for more information
If you are seeking copy editing, management editing, author mentoring, or other services, we have a broad network of service providers. Please contact for special inquiries.


Start Your Own Press

Self-Publishing Guide
$500
If you intend to publish a book under any name that is not your own legal name, you will need to start a self-publishing company. For many people this can be a daunting task. The Self-Publishing Guide is a concise, step-by-step playbook that will lead you through the process of starting your own print-on-demand press — covering things like local business regulations, ISBNs, and registering with the Library of Congress. The Guide includes 1 hour live Q&A with a publishing specialist, and up to 3 hours of problem-solving support via email.


Branding and Marketing Services
Special pricing for self-publishers

Logo Design
$250
Give your press a professional edge with a custom imprint logo. An imprint is the name and symbol you publish under. Even if this is your own name, it's a good idea to create a signature look that will build recognition among your readers.

Website
Standard $600 | E-store $800
Get started with a 5-page WordPress website tailored to your publishing company. This is a great way to publicize your book and yourself as an author. Includes 1 hour of personalized training in how to manage your site, as well as coaching in copywriting, brand positioning, and search engine optimization. Add a personalized and fully functional online bookstore for $200.

Business Cards, Postcards & Flyers
Starting at $150
Promote your book with custom, high-quality business cards, postcards, flyers, and other promotional materials.


Free 30-Minute Consultation 
Set up a call with a self-publishing specialist. We will discuss your book, your target readership, your goals, and getting ready for production.

Sign up or call (617) 396-7931.

Save $300 + Bonus
Take advantage of all of our services at once and save $300 instantly. This offer includes:

  • Interior design & layout
  • Either choice of cover design
  • E-book conversion
  • Self-Publishing Guide
  • Logo
  • Website
  • Business cards
  • Bonus: a self-promotion tip sheet, and a full hour of one-on-one assistance from a publishing specialist to brainstorm your marketing plan.

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