Self-publishing a great book is the first step on the journey to success. But if you want to get your book into the hands of readers, you’ll need to prepare yourself for some hard marketing work.

With each project, we offer a set of standard book marketing opportunities:

  • A press release, written and distributed by us to our standard publication list and any media outlets you provide contact information for
  • A Book of the Month feature (on our website slider and email blasts)
  • Posts on our Facebook and Twitter pages
  • A listing on the Our Books webpage

If you’re looking to take a deeper dive into marketing, we have several options to get you started:

Book cover poster board
Color, digitally printed, and mounted on a foam backing.

  • 18″ x 24″ – $25
  • 24″ x 36″ – $40
Author video
Book trailer, author interview, or filmed reading. Approx. length: 2 to 5 minutes.

  • Basic: Includes music, transitions, and book purchasing info – $300
  • Basic plus: Includes music, transitions, basic animations, and book purchasing info – $500
  • Premium Includes music, transitions, advanced animations, and book purchasing info – $750

Book flyer
One-sided 8.5″ x 11″ flyer (no bleed) promoting the book or events related to the book. Includes book cover image, blurb about book, photo of author (if desired), and book purchasing or event information. Can also include tearaway information at the bottom. Includes high-quality digital printing and shipping of 25 flyers to author.

$325

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Sell sheet
Two-sided 8.5″ x 11″ flyer (no bleed) to be distributed to book retailers, encouraging them to purchase the book. Includes book cover image, book description, photo of author (if desired), cost and purchasing information, and an excerpt from the book. Includes high-quality digital printing and shipping of 25 sell sheets to author.

$465

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Front

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Back

Bookmark
Includes the cost of design, plus printing and shipping 100 copies to author.

  • One-sided $275
  • Two-sided $350
Author website
Mobile-friendly website of 4-6 pages, plus blog with 1-3 posts. Built using modern, simple template, customized to match style of an author’s book or personal brand. Content could include author bio and picture, book description and cover, author interview, upcoming signings and events, a sample chapter, and a path for purchasing books online. Includes 2 stock images. For an additional cost of $400, a basic photoshoot may be arranged for authors in the area.

$2,200

Author Facebook page
Facebook page setup with profile image, cover image, and URL. Includes drafting and coordinating first 2 months of posts and adding first 5 events.

$650

 

Let’s get started!

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