Self-publishing Packages for Authors
Want to self-publish your book, but don’t know where to start?
They say everyone has a book in them. Do you? Have you got a burning thriller, a true life story, or even a book of recipes passed down from relatives?
We've come up with packages to make it easy for you to self-publish your book. Selling in the Saronti bookshop, Amazon & Kindle, major Bookshop distribution listing and British Library deposit, there is something for every level of author.
If you need any guidance or just want a chat, please get in touch.
Check our self-publishing packages below for authors of all ages, designed to make self-publishing much simpler.
|✔ Saronti bookwriting template|
|✔ Book file converted into print ready PDF|
|✔ Paperback featured and available to buy in Saronti Bookshop|
|✔ Book promoted on Saronti social media and newsletter (one post on all our channels + 1 email to our mailing list)|
|✔ Managed account on Saronti @£2/month includes:|
|- Buy paperback books from Saronti as bulk (view prices below)|
|- Choose your resell price. 100% of royalty goes to author (60p transaction fee applies to each sale).|
|- Receive notification emails for each order with shipping details|
|View print price list for paperback books|
|✔ Everything in Copper package +|
|✔ Book formatting: going over book and advising on best practice for layout and spread view.|
|✔ Cover creation: background colour or an image, title, image, authors’ name, synopsis. Cover to use authors’ own image or stock image from our library.|
|✔ Upload of all book files and cover to Amazon with set up of categorisation, keywords and pricing on Saronti managed account.|
|✔ Managed account on Amazon @£3/month includes:|
|- Monthly sales data sent to author|
|- Monthly payments in GBP (40% of royalty goes to the author. 60% goes to Amazon.)|
|✔ 5 Social media images (1 platform) - includes: Authors’ photo, cover page, inside pages, synopsis (written by author).|
|✔ Everything in Bronze package +|
|✔ E-book conversion|
|✔ Listing on Kindle|
|✔ 5 paperback copies sent to the Author|
|✔ Everything in Silver package +|
|✔ Your own ISBN + Barcode (so your paperback book can be sold everywhere)|
|✔ Listing on Bookshop.org|
|✔ Listing on Nielsen so your book can be sold in bookshops|
|✔ Submission of a copy of the book to the British Library (legal deposit) and if required to other libraries|
|✔ 5 additional social media images (1 platform) - includes: Author’s photo, cover page, inside pages, synopsis (written by author).|
|✔ Additional 3 posts on Saronti IG, FB & Twitter.|
Note: None of the above packages include proofreading or editing, and are for paperback books of up to 28 pages (with the option to pay for more).
20% VAT included where required.
- Proofreading: £25 per hour.
- Editing: £29 per hour.
- Illustration/Images: Prices vary. Just ask.
- Hardback options available (please ask for details).
What's the difference between proofreading and copy-editing service
Proofreading includes: Spelling mistakes and typos, punctuation errors, grammar errors, consistency of tense, subject-verb agreement, capitalisation and hyphenation errors, dialogue punctuation and formatting.
Copy-editing includes all the above and also: Amend quality of word usage and flow of text, improve sentence and paragraph structure, Ensure text is concise and removes redundant wording, awkward phrasing is revised without losing the author's voice and style.
Price table for bulk ordering
Please refer to the price table below for an indication of print costs when ordering in bulk. Get in touch for a quote for the exact number of pages in your book!
Minimum order 10 books. Free P&P over 30 books ordered. £8 for 1 to 30 books.
|18 pages||100+ copies||£2.80||n/a|
|24 pages||100+ copies||£2.95||n/a|
|28 pages||100+ copies||£3.10||n/a|
|36 pages||100+ copies||£3.40||£2.40|
|40 pages||100+ copies||£3.60||£2.60|
|52 pages||100+ copies||£4.05||£2.90|
|60 pages||100+ copies||£4.35||£3.05|
|80 pages||100+ copies||£5.10||£3.75|
|100 pages||100+ copies||£5.90||£4.20|
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