RATES

Amazon self-publishing

Let me help you get your book published through Amazon, both print and Kindle.

RATES

FORMATING

Book Interior Design and Layout ….  $35/hr
Create the layout in book format for publishing and inserting your document (text or Word document). This includes a title page, pagination, table of contents, glossary, index, and bibliography as needed.

ISBN number …. $35/hr
The ISBN number is assigned through Amazon for free unless you want to purchase your own.

Cover Design …. $35/hr
If you provide the artwork to incorporate in the cover the cost is low. If we go through a series of designs to find the right one, the cost could be high. The cover must be right to attract readers.

Submit To Kindle Direct Publishing (Amazon.com) …. $35/hr
Walk your completed book through the KDP process including the application of an ISBN number, proof copy, galley copy, and publication.

EDITING

Editing rates based on 250 words per page and 4-6 pages per hour.

Manuscript Evaluation …. $1/page
The evaluation will tell you what steps you should take to get to a publishable state.

Line Editing …. $4/page
A line-by-line review looks for flow, tone, and clarity, and will point out problems such as run-on sentences, clichés and pacing.

Copy Editing …. $4/page
Reviews content for punctuation, grammar, spelling and the project’s unique “style,” or rules specific to that project/publication.

Proof Reading …. $3/page
A final review to catch spelling, punctuation, and layout errors before the project goes to print.

Content Editing …. $7/page
Evaluates the overall formatting, style, and content to optimize visual design and comprehensibility.

EXAMPLE:
Publishing a novel with 50,000 words or 200 pages

$800 – Editing
$200 – Interior design and layout
$150 – Cover design
$100 – Submit for publishing
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$1,250 – Total (actual cost may vary with complexity and personal preference)