CORE LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: Issuing the ISBN, library cataloguing, create an EAN/ISBN barcode for retail, author’s copyright notice and deposit one copy with Library and Archives Canada.
Full layout and Print-on-Demand services. Scan artwork, format your files into inside pages and layout cover to your specs. Print and mail a bound proof copy to you for changes and perform 2 hours of further changes before mailing you a second proof. Save digital printer files for inside pages and cover. Print copies of book for author. Make available to the author books at cost on demand,,1 copy and up, Discounts given with orders of 50 books or more,
30 copies of your book are included in the package, shipping is extra.
NOTE: This package includes online sales through Soul Asylum Poetry and the ability to market the book through Soul Asylum Poetry which includes a web page with author bio and book excerpts. Soul Asylum will help you choose a competitive sales price based on the cost per book. Accept and fulfill orders from individuals through the Soul Asylum Poetry online bookstore. We will pay royalties to the author quarterly. We will also provide tips on how to market your book, as well as how to set up signings and books on consignment, We will also consign your book to any stores currently on the Soul Asylum List,,,, You may list your book for full price,, and Soul Asylum Poetry will pay the author 70% of the gross margin on sales through Soul Asylum Poetry Web Site.
The package is based on books of 8.5 x 5.5 inches in size and up to 199 black and white inside pages. The book cover is full colour out to the edges (full bleed) on coated cover stock.
Note: Fees do not include formatting of your manuscript into book format. Book File Formatting: Using Soul Asylum Poetry to format your book, you will save approximately Cdn. $400 from comparable services provided by other firms. Our price: Cdn. $400.00 (+ GST for Canadian customers) We receive manuscripts in several file types, including the popular MS Word document format; either all pages in one document or multiple documents. Choose the Order Option "Formatting" to have us format your book for you if you want this service (Highly Recommended for professional results and timely production of your books)
Book Cover Design: If you would like an original design for your cover we provide that service for you, our graphic designers
will work with you to provide a beautiful and original piece of art, for your cover,,,, Can $120.00 (+ GST for Canadian customers)
Choose the Order Option "Cover Design" to have us create a one of a kind cover for you. (Highly Recommended for professional results)
As a BONUS to help with your own promotion plans, we deliver to you 5 colour posters (11 x 17) and 100 bookmarks designed from your book’s cover theme.Read more about the Advanced Distribution and Promotion Package here.Canadian customers are subject to additional GST
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