Starting at $14,999

FriesenPress Masterpiece Publishing Package
“If writing is the lightbulb, publishing is the electricity. Done well and working together, they can light up the skies.”

With the right team, anything is possible. The Masterpiece Publishing Path represents the pinnacle of independent publishing services. From manuscript to distribution and promotion, every aspect of your book is crafted to the industry’s highest standards.

Whether your goal is to win fans, start a movement, change minds, or tell an amazing story, the Masterpiece Path can get you where you want to go.


The Masterpiece Path features a powerful suite of publishing services:

MANUSCRIPT PREPARATION & EDITING

  • Hardcover, Softcover, and eBook Editions of Your Book
  • Editor’s Manuscript Evaluation (up to 120,000 words)
  • One Round of Copy Editing (up to 120,000 words)
  • One Round of Developmental Editing (up to 120,000 words)
  • Final Proofread (up to 120,000 words)
  • Back Cover Copy: About the Book & About the Author (Enhanced)
  • 4 Member Support Team (including dedicated Account Manager)
  • Up to 70% Royalty
  • 100% Copyright Ownership
  • Non-Exclusive Contracts
  • 3 ISBNs & Barcode
  • Registration with the U.S. Copyright Office
  • 2 Hour Phone Consultation with Your Editor
  • Up to 70 Complimentary Copies (50 Softcover, 20 Hardcover)

DESIGN & PRODUCTION

  • Elite Cover Design
  • Custom Book Cover
  • Custom Interior Layout
  • Black & White or Full Color interior
  • Priority Expedited Services
  • Early Cover Design Access
  • Advance Reader Copies (PDFs)
  • 3 Revision Rounds
  • 6 Hours for Layout Complexities
  • Electronic Book Proof
  • Physical Book Proof

PROMOTION

  • Book Promotion Coaching (4 Hours)
  • Personalized Book Promotion Plan
  • Marketing 101 Toolkit
  • Author Website (Plus) with Bookstore Tracking Widget
  • Coming Soon Landing Page
  • Social Media Expert
  • 1/2 pg Placement & Summary in the FriesenPress Book Catalogue
  • Bookstore Sell Sheet
  • Amazon Exposure / Amazon Author Page
  • ForeWord Clarion Book Review
  • Kirkus Indie Book Review
  • Author Branding Package

DISTRIBUTION

  • Print Distribution: available for purchase through over 39,000 booksellers & the FriesenPress Online Bookstore
  • eBook Distribution: FriesenPress Online Bookstore, Amazon.com (with ‘Look Inside!’ Submission), Google Play Books (with ‘See Inside’ Submission), and Apple iTunes & iBooks
  • Expanded eBook Distribution to Barnes & Noble Nook and Chapters Indigo Kobo
  • Book Return Insurance (2 Years)
  • Digital Rights Management (optional)

*Shipping and handling charges not included.
*Depending on the type of layout, full eBook distribution may not be available.


For even more detail about how our Masterpiece Path can guide you to success, chat with our Publishing Consultants at 1.800.792.5092.