Publishing Packages

All-Inclusive

All-Inclusive - Tellwell Talent

$4,999

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The All-Inclusive takes your manuscript to the next level by adding copy editing, an editorial evaluation and an author website. The editorial evaluation highlights strengths and weaknesses in your manuscript and suggests how it could be improved. Copy editing adds a professional polish by fixing mistakes. An author website helps build a brand, create a fan base and market your book!

Includes:

Design
  • Professional design of your book’s front and back cover
  • Interior layout, proper formatting for print-on-demand and ebooks*
  • Two revision rounds to incorporate your feedback on the cover and interior layout
Distribution
  • Distribution of your book in paperback and hardcover to 39,000 booksellers including Chapters and independent bookstores
  • Book sales on Amazon.com, Chapters.Indigo.ca and other online retailers
  • Expanded ebook distribution including Kindle, Kobo, Nook, iBooks, and OverDrive
  • Amazon Look-Inside
  • 3 ISBNs (paperback, hardcover, ebook)
Marketing
  • Book marketing consultation provides you with Tellwell's 20 page marketing guide, a 5 page custom strategy and the design of a book backgrounder
  • A targeted media list to generate publicity
  • Basic author website
Editing
  • Editorial evaluation
  • Copy editing up to 75,000 words (additional word count at 2 cents per word)
Printing
  • Automatic printing and fulfillment of all book orders
  • Printer-direct ordering which means we don’t mark-up print-on-demand costs like most other companies (which reduces your royalty and forces you to price your book higher)

Add more

  • Substantive edit (1.9 cents a word when added to copy editing)
  • Marketing outreach by our book marketing consultant ($1500)

The Tellwell Advantage

  • We offer two distribution options and are the only Canadian company offering up to 100% royalties
  • We are 100% transparent about the talent working on your book
  • * While design is included for most books, design-intensive books (e.g. more than 25 images, charts, complexities) will require a quote
  • ** For authors enrolling in Direct Distribution, after the first year, authors are responsible for the annual distribution fee charged by distributors, currently, only $12 USD per year to keep the book in distribution channels. This fee is covered in the Managed Distribution program.

Package Features

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