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The XHTML and CSS
code that we implement in
creating each of our
clients' ebooks is
independently checked
and verified by the W3C as being fully compliant


W3 XHTML

Operating Systems

We guarantee that our conversions are 100% compatible with the major operating systems used
by desktop and laptop
computers and mobile
devices

FREE SAMPLES

Please accept a free
sample of the ebooks we can
produce, in the form of this new edition of Mathilda -
a dark and much overlooked workl by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, the creator of
Frankenstein.
Click here to download the
Kindle version and
click here to download the
ePub version.

Paperbacks Duke of Kent Colonels Daughter Julias Banjo

Examples of Amazon print-on-demand titles
we have produced for clients, who receive the full value
of their royalties direct from Amazon. Click any cover
to view its Amazon UK listing.


Put your print-on-demand
paperback on sale in five Amazon
stores from just £295 inclusive

WITH the opening of Amazon's print-on-demand centres in the UK and continental Europe, adding to several in the USA serving customers in the Americas and Canada, we can offer authors an affordable way of producing and marketing high-quality paperback editions of their works.

The days of those vanity and other ‘publishers’ who charge well into four figures to supply a small number of indifferently printed copies are numbered, now that Amazon make it possible to meet customer orders one copy at a time. Amazon do not charge any set-up or stocking fees. Nor do they require you to buy a minimum number of copies.

Guaranteed Amazon store listings

Your POD edition is guaranteed to be listed for sale by the six Amazon bookstores serving the UK, USA, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, and by the Book Depository UK, and can be made available by CreateSpace at a trade discount to wholesalers, independent booksellers and libraries in the USA.

Only CreateSpace's printing cost per copy will be offset against your royalties and you set the suggested retail price. The full amount of royalties due will regularly be credited by Amazon to the bank account you designate.

You can choose from a wide variety of standard trade formats or specify your own, and of course benefit from the online and bookshop visual punch of a full-colour front cover, spine and back cover.

No purchasing commitment
You do not commit yourself to buying any copies but if you do, Amazon will charge you for them at near cost price plus shipping from the USA. And you are free to sell those copies on your website, to local booksellers and even to trade wholesalers.

You do not commit yourself to buying any copies but if you do, Amazon will charge you for them at near cost price plus shipping. And you are free to sell those copies on your website, to local booksellers and even to trade wholesalers.
We can work from your Word or other electronic text file, a typewritten ms or a printed book.

We are now able to offer clients free listings on Goodreads for self-published POD paperbacks that we have produced in association with Amazon CreateSpace.

Goodreads is now an Amazon subsidiary with more than 12 million members. We can also ensure free listings on Google Play, which offers sales links to a paperback edition and (where applicable) to any ebook edition. Note that Google Play do not accept listings of ebook editions only.

Standard fixed-fee structure
Our fee for producing an Amazon POD paperback edition of a work of up to 100,000 words with a full-colour cover is £295.00 inclusive, including an ISBN, a reading proof, a bound paperback proof printed by Amazon and uploading to your personal CreateSpace account (which we can help you to set up).

Free review submission
We are now able to offer free submission of any POD paperback title we produce for review by the leading American weekly magazine Publishers Weekly.

Additional charges
The fee for a work running to more than 100,000 words will be pro rata to the standard fee of £295.00 inclusive.

An index can be produced for non-fiction works at an additional charge of from £95.00.

Where a title's content includes photographs, illustrations or diagrams, we make an additional of £3.00 per item.

Manuscripts containing a significant amount of foreign language content, or technical, scientific or other specialised content will be subject to a supplemental charge, subject to sight of the ms.

Please use our inquiry form to provide us with details of the POD edition you would like produced.

 




Author's Guide

FREE GUIDE
NOW AVAILABLE

Our free author's guide
to self-publishing ebooks, and print-on-demand
paperback and hardback

books, has now been
published. To obtain a copy, enter your email address
in the panel at the foot of this column, complete
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on Order Guide.
The guide is also available
as a 124-page not-for-profit paperback, price
£3.49, from
Amazon.co.uk

Nielsen
Our clients' ebooks
can be assigned a unique
ISBN identifier issued by the official licensing
authority. They may also
be registered with the Nielsen BookData database, which serves booksellers and
libraries in more than
100 countries.

Bowker
Our clients' ebooks
are registered with the BowkerGlobal database,
which serves more
than 100 countries.

idpf
Our Kindle and ePub-
format ebook conversions
conform 100% to the official coding protocols specified by Amazon and the International Digital
Publishing Forum
respectively.

UJ
We are a London firm
and all work is produced
in-house. To ensure confidentiality and consistency, we do not outsource coding or
other work to
third
parties in the UK or overseas.


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receive a free copy of
our author's guide to self-publishing ebooks and print-on-demand books,
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