Publish and print your book from £195

Are you looking for the right self-publishing solution with a trusted publishing partner?

With BookPUBLISHER your book will be published under the Upfront Publishing imprint: a service that has been responsible for publishing over 3,000 titles since 2011

At Upfront Publishing we offer straightforward solutions to self-publishing, making your book available to your future readers and ready to order by any retailer. Our BookPUBLISHER packages provide you with a great range of options to suit you.

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We provide the stepping stones from self-publishing to selling your book

get published
Author services for self-publishing - for design, legal deposit, ISBN and print
First print run
For your first print run, get instant book printing quotes for 1-1000 copies
Move to an on-demand model with fixed unit costs and no stock
sell worldwide
Sell your books worldwide. Access US, Europe and Australian markets
List your title on The Great British Bookshop for e-commerce sales
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Work with someone who can offer a solution that works for you. BookPUBLISHER was perfect for me. Printondemand-worldwide could help you realise your dream of being a self-publisher too.

Sue Evans, self-published author

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The best way to self-publish a book

When it comes to the best way to self-publish a book, you should look for a comprehensive solution with the support and services you require – and that’s exactly what we offer at Printondemand-worldwide.

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You create your book

You prepare your manuscript for self-publishing and submit to us as a Word or InDesign Document. If you need help with proof-reading, we offer a Spelling and Grammar Critique.

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Choose your self-publishing package

The BookPUBLISHER packages provide you with what you need for publication, while our additional design services offer supplementary support for proof-reading, design and marketing. View package details here.

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We publish your title

We procure an ISBN number, add a barcode to your cover and print and despatch copies to the legal deposit libraries. We ensure your title goes wholesale on an annual subscription, which sends your title to all of our retail partners.

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We pay you 100% of all royalties

You can purchase stock copies via BookWIZARD, and your book will be available for distribution direct to the global book trade. We pay you 100% of royalties after production and distribution costs.

Our self-publishing costs and packages explained

To make the process of self-publishing as smooth and efficient process, we have designed our BookPUBLISHER packages from Bronze to Platinum:

Choice of binding typesPaperback or Saddle Stitched OnlyPaperback, Hardback, Saddle Stitched or Wiro BindingPaperback, Hardback, Saddle Stitched or Wire BindingPaperback, Hardback, Saddle Stitched or Wire Binding
High quality colour inkjetMono (black and white) text onlyMono or ColourMono or ColourMono or Colour
Bound proof for approval
Purchase of ISBN number
Legal deposits to the libraries
Listing on our retail outlets for one year renewable on subscription
Complimentary copies to the author upon completion3101525
Recommended letterSent to Waterstones along with a printed copySent to Waterstones along with a printed copySent to Waterstones along with a printed copy
BookWIZARD discount10%
(max 1000 copies)
(max 1000 copies)
E-Pub and Mobi file conversion
E-book publishing
Bespoke cover design
Promotional pack
(100 each of: A5 postcards, Business cards, Bookmarks, A4 posters)
Social media and website coverageArticle on Facebook and The Great British Bookshop
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Add on pre-press services including design and proofreading

Our range of BookPUBLISHER add-ons give you the ability to benefit from our additional pre-press services, paying only for what you want.

Cover design - bespoke

Bespoke cover design just £250.

We can incorporate your own design.

Eye-catching and entirely custom made.

Cover design - standard

Standard cover design just £95.

Choose from one of our templates or just a plain colour. We add your name and book title to the cover.

Click here to see our templates.

Interior layout

Interior design and page layout services from £4 per 1,000 words.

Editorial services

Spelling and grammar critique from £11 per 1,000 words.

Manuscript amendments from £25 per 1,000 words.

Additional offers

Promotion Pack

100 x A5 postcards
100 x business cards
100 x bookmarks
100 x A4 posters

All for just £95. Only available when purchased in addition to a BookPUBLISHER package.

Special Offer

Get 20 complimentary copies of your book with every Silver and Gold package purchased. Quote code 20FREE when ordering.

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Ebook-only package

Publish your ebook with us for just £350. Includes file conversion and publishing. Perfect if you don’t require print books.

Book a publishing consultation today to discuss your options.

For authors and self-publishers

Download our free publishing guide

Self-publishing your book may feel daunting to begin with; so we created a comprehensive guide that answers the question every budding author asks, ‘How do I self-publish a book?’

Get the Upfront Publishing Guide

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BookPUBLISHER is available to authors and self-publishers.
To discuss your book with our team, fill in our enquiry form or call us on 01733 237867

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