FriesenPress Signature Publishing Path

Starting at $9599

"When you speak, your words echo across the room. When you write, your words echo across the ages."
- Bud Gardner

The Signature Publishing Path provides enhanced service across all quality drivers – more powerful editing, added design hours, and greatly expanded coaching and promotional support. The result? Polished and professional writing, amazing design, strategic and effective promotion and – most importantly – a book you’ll be proud to sign.

The Signature Path features a powerful suite of services:


  • Hardcover, Softcover, and eBook Editions of Your Book
  • Editor’s Manuscript Evaluation (up to 90,000 words)
  • One Round of Copy or Content Editing (up to 90,000 words)
  • Final Proofread (up to 90,000 words)
  • Back Cover Copy: About the Book & About the Author (Standard)
  • 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
  • 1 Hour Phone Consultation with Your Editor
  • Up to 70 Complimentary Copies (50 Softcover, 20 Hardcover)


  • Premium Cover Design
  • Custom Book Cover
  • Custom Interior Layout
  • Black & White or Full Color interior
  • Priority Expedited Services
  • Advance Reader Copies (PDFs)
  • 2 Revision Rounds
  • 4 Hours for Layout Complexities
  • Electronic Book Proof

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


  • 3 Hour Book Promotion Coaching
  • Personalized Book Promotion Plan
  • Marketing 101 Toolkit
  • Author Website (Plus) with Bookstore Tracking Widget
  • Social Media Plus
  • 1/2 pg Placement & Summary in the FriesenPress Book Catalogue
  • Bookstore Sell Sheet
  • Amazon Exposure / Amazon Author Page
  • ForeWord Clarion Book Review or Kirkus Indie Book Review


  • Print Distribution: available for purchase through over 39,000 booksellers & the FriesenPress Online Bookstore
  • eBook Distribution: FriesenPress Online Bookstore, (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 (1 Year)
  • Digital Rights Management (optional)

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