Children’s Standard Package | Tellwell Publishing

Children's Standard Package

Our Children’s standard publishing package is a good start to getting your paperback children’s book into major distribution channels. It includes a professionally formatted interior layout and a well-designed front and back cover. This publishing package is perfect for children’s book authors who do not require any illustration services.


  • Design
    • Professional design of your book’s front and back cover
    • Interior layout and proper formatting for print-on-demand*
    • Two revision rounds to incorporate your feedback on the cover and interior layout
    • Full colour interior
    • Up to 30 image insertions
    • Electronic cover and interior layout proofs

  • Project Management and Support
    • One-on-one author support with a project manager
    • Access to Tellwell’s publishing content, including our help centre with dozens of articles, as well as video tutorials and webinars related to each step of the publishing process
    • Full copyright ownership
    • Book sales and royalty accounting
    • Quarterly royalty payments
    • One paperback author copy

  • Distribution
    • Paperback format distribution
    • Print-on-demand availability to 40,000 booksellers including,,, Booktopia, Waterstones, WH Smith and others
    • ISBN
    • Up to 100% net royalties

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  • Children's book edit: content and copy editing $540
  • Hardcover design and distribution: $280
  • Illustrations: $220 each (simple) or $440 each (complex)
  • Book marketing strategy: see our Marketing Services

The Tellwell Advantage

  • We offer two distribution options, one of which includes receiving 100% royalties
  • We are 100% transparent about the talent working on your book

* While design is included for most books, design-intensive books (e.g., more than 30 images, charts, complexities) will require a quote.

Packages Features


Can be purchased as an add-on:

Support with a project manager
Access to Tellwell's help center
Full copyright ownership
Book sales and royalty accounting
Quarterly royalty payments
Paperback author copy 1 1 1 1 1
Hardcover author copy 1 1 1
Project coaching
Editorial consultation
Editorial evaluation
Copy editing
Children’s book substantive edit
Children's book post-layout proofread
Illustrations 8 16 16
Cover design
Interior layout
Revision rounds 2 2 2 2 2
Image insertions 30 30 30 30 30
Electronic cover and interior proofs
Paperback format distribution
Hardcover format distribution
Print-on-demand availability
Kindle eBook distribution
Kobo eBook distribution
ISBN 1 2 1 2 2
100% net royalties
Enhanced Amazon distribution
Amazon look inside
Marketing consultation
Tellwell’s Marketing 101 guide
Custom marketing strategy
Book backgrounder
Author website Basic Basic
Marketing bundle Children’s