Self-publishing process & costs

To publish any book, whether using self-publishing or traditional publishing, there are a number of steps to be carried out:

  1. Editing or proofreading (how much depends on the complexity of your book)
  2. Design and formatting of book interior
  3. Design of your book’s cover
  4. Blurb (back cover book description)
  5. ISBN (necessary in order to sell your book)
  6. Registration of title with National Library of Australia & library suppliers
  7. Format of book: Printing (softback or hardback); Print-on-demand; or ebooks

We can help you with any or all of the above steps.

The costs depend on a number of factors:

  • Length of manuscript
  • Complexity of design
  • Format of book: print, ebook, POD
  • Amount of editing needed

Please contact us to discuss costs or fill out the enquiry form below telling us:

  • Number of words in your manuscript
  • Size you would like your book to be
  • How many copies you would like

Or phone us on 02 8625 5520.