Amazon self-publishing

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



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 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.

Publishing a novel with 50,000 words or 200 pages

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