When you self-publish your book, you become the ✓ author ✓ editor ✓ publisher ✓ cover designer ✓ interior designer ✓ marketer ✓ sales strategist. That means you either have to be an expert at everything or find a team to support you through the publishing process.
Here at Blue Pen Publishing Services, we've done the hard work for you. Our team of experienced, talented industry professionals can take you from rough draft to published book, coordinating expert services to help you take the leap from talented writer to successful author.
Turn your draft into a polished manuscript that's ready to share with readers. Blue Pen offers developmental editing, manuscript critiques, line editing, and proofreading to turn your draft into a publication-ready book.
It's true that readers will judge your book by its cover. Make your story stand out with a professionally designed book cover. Choose from custom covers that perfectly represent your story and pre-made covers for faster turnaround times and tighter budgets.
Includes a print-ready PDF with the front cover, spine, and back cover plus an upload-ready JPEG of the e-book cover. Print and digital covers are available individually.
Complement your story with interior design.
Your book's interior pages should enhance and accentuate your story. Have your book's interior designed professionally, using fonts and styles that highlight your story's unique personality. We can provide both simple, text-only layouts and those that include more complex elements such as images and tables.
Includes a print-ready design of your book's interior and an upload-ready e-book. Print and digital interior designs are available individually.
Develop an attention-grabbing back cover blurb.
A professional blurb will catch readers' attention and make them excited to dive into your story. You can use this blurb on your book's back cover and Amazon page.
If your book is ready to publish but you're not comfortable uploading the materials yourself, we will upload all your materials and publish the book through KDP. We will also secure your ISBN, either from Amazon or Bowker.
We take all the guesswork out of the publishing process so you can be certain your book is published to your exact specifications.
Showcase your style with a unique author logo.
Become instantly recognizable to your readership, and showcase your authorial style with a custom logo. Use this logo on your website, marketing materials, correspondence, and banners.
Your readers will immediately connect your logo to your work. Every time they see your social media page, bookmark, or business card, they will think of your writing.
Develop a professional online presence.
Every author needs a strong website. A professionally designed website will help you promote yourself and your work. Help your readers find you and stay connected. Share your story, sell your books, and promote your upcoming work on a stylish, user-friendly platform.
Network with custom, consistent branding.
Reach your readers with custom, cohesive marketing materials. Talk to us about branding and marketing options, including business cards, bookmarks, brochures, and more.