Book design packages

01

Whitman Package

 Price: $800 | 6-8 Weeks Turnaround Time

 

  • Typesetting & Interior Design:  Custom interior design for up to 120-page poetry manuscript or chapbook.
  • High-end Custom Cover Design: Our designers merge your vision with current industry trends to create the perfect cover. Looping you in throughout the entire process from mock-ups to final retail spread.
  • eBook file Preparation for Kindle, Nook, etc. as well as guidance on uploading your files to Amazon and setting up your accounts with Kindle Direct Publishing (Amazon) as an indie author.
  • Assistance with Filing Copyright: In a market where piracy runs rampant, we will advise you on how best to protect your work.
  • Marketing Brainstorming: You will receive a 1-hour marketing brainstorming session with a senior member of our team during which you can ask your questions regarding the industry and start to put together a plan to place your book successfully in the market.
  • File Preparation for the Print Edition: Our consultants will help you navigate the printing options available to you to find the one that best suits your model and budget. Once you choose your platform, we can provide you with materials and videos to help walk you through the process of setting up accounts.
  • Preparation of Galleys: A PDF e-Galley or e-ARC (Advance Review Copy) suitable for reviewers and hi-res JPEGs of the cover for marketing purposes.
02

The Thoreau Package

 Price: $1000  |  Turnaround Time: 8 – 12 weeks

  • Typesetting & Interior Design:  Custom interior design for up to 60,000 word manuscript or chapbook.
  • High-end Custom Cover Design: Our designers merge your vision with current industry trends to create the perfect cover. Looping you in throughout the entire process from mock-ups to final retail spread.
  • eBook file Preparation for Kindle, Nook, etc. as well as guidance on uploading your files to Amazon and setting up your accounts with Kindle Direct Publishing (Amazon) as an indie author.
  • Assistance with Filing Copyright: In a market where piracy runs rampant, we will advise you on how best to protect your work.
  • Marketing Brainstorming: You will receive a 1-hour marketing brainstorming session with a senior member of our team during which you can ask your questions regarding the industry and start to put together a plan to place your book successfully in the market.
  • File Preparation for the Print Edition: Our consultants will help you navigate the printing options available to you to find the one that best suits your model and budget. Once you choose your platform, we can provide you with materials and videos to help walk you through the process of setting up accounts.
  • Preparation of Galleys: A PDF e-Galley or e-ARC (Advance Review Copy) suitable for reviewers and hi-res JPEGs of the cover for marketing purposes.
03

The Tolstoy Package

Price: $1400 | Typical turnaround time: 10 – 12 weeks

  • Custom interior design for up to 120,000 words (*Projects that exceed 120,000 will still be accepted with a $30.00 fee per 1,000 words.)
  • High-end Custom Cover Design: Our designers merge your vision with current industry trends to create the perfect cover. Looping you in throughout the entire process from mock-ups to final retail spread.
  • eBook file Preparation for Kindle, Nook, etc. as well as guidance on uploading your files to Amazon and setting up your accounts with Kindle Direct Publishing (Amazon) as an indie author.
  • Assistance with Filing Copyright: In a market where piracy runs rampant, we will advise you on how best to protect your work.
  • Marketing Brainstorming: You will receive a 1-hour marketing brainstorming session with a senior member of our team during which you can ask your questions regarding the industry and start to put together a plan to place your book successfully in the market.
  • File Preparation for the Print Edition: Our consultants will help you navigate the printing options available to you to find the one that best suits your model and budget. Once you choose your platform, we can provide you with materials and videos to help walk you through the process of setting up accounts.
  • Preparation of Galleys: A PDF e-Galley or e-ARC (Advance Review Copy) suitable for reviewers and hi-res JPEGs of the cover for marketing purposes.

04

Cover Only Package

Price: $400 – $800 Depending on complexity of design | Typical turnaround time: 3 – 6 weeks

  • High-end Custom Cover Design: Our designers merge your vision with current industry trends to create the perfect cover. Looping you in throughout the entire process from mock-ups to final retail spread. Including front cover, spine and back cover.
  • After a consultation on overall design-direction and themes, our designers set about the task of designing 3-4 mock-up covers for you to consider. After receiving feedback, the final design for the cover will be drafted.
  • The cover files will be provided in Indesign, PDF, JPEG, and PNG formats—everything you will need to publish.
  • *If you desire commissioned artwork for the cover, the price of the design may vary.

05

eBook Only Package

Price: $250 | Typical turnaround time: 1 week

  • Custom eBook Design: For up to 120,000-word manuscript.
  • eBook file preparation for Kindle, Kobo, and Nook Editions. As well as guidance on uploading your files to Smashwords and/or Amazon and B&N ebook platforms and setting up your accounts with Kindle Direct Publishing (Amazon) and Nookpress (Barnes & Noble) as an indie author.
  • One 2-hour marketing brainstorming session with a senior member of our team during which you can ask your questions regarding the industry and start to put together a plan for placing your book in the market.

06

Media Kit Package

Price: $250 | Typical turnaround time: 1 week

You can add-on this service to any of our packages or opt for it as a standalone commissioned service.

We will design a media kit for your book including launch poster, event poster, sell-sheet, bookmarks and Social Media package. We will print your first round of materials (4 launch posters, 20 event posters, 500 bookmarks, 50 sell-sheets) and then provide you with the PDF files for additional printing and tell you where to print your products for the best results.

    07

    Additional Consulting Time

    $150/hr | Zoom, Skype or Call

    Feel like you’re going to need more consultation time with our staff than your chosen package allots or just want to use us as a soundboard as you start your own endeavor? Reach out.

      If you have a project that isn’t covered in the above, we are happy to provide a free quote. Just reach out.

      Let’s Start Something new
      Send us the details.