Professional Package | Tellwell Publishing

Professional Package

$3,299 CAD

Book a Consultation

Our professional publishing package includes comprehensive distribution in paperback, hardcover and ebook formats. It offers the professional design and layout of your book in each format plus a book marketing consultation to help you strategize and build a custom marketing strategy (25-30 pages) for your book. It also comes with a book backgrounder (a two-page professionally designed book resume), an essential tool for your initial marketing efforts.


  • 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
    • Black and white or full colour interior
    • Up to 30 image insertions
    • Electronic cover and interior layout proofs

  • Marketing
    • One-hour consultation with a book marketing consultant
    • Custom marketing strategy (25-30 pages)
    • Book backgrounder (two-page professionally designed book resume)
    • Tellwell’s Marketing 101 guide (20 pages)

  • Distribution
    • Paperback and hardcover print format distribution
    • Print-on-demand availability to 40,000 booksellers including,,, Booktopia and others
    • eBook distribution to Kindle, Kobo, Nook,
    • iBooks, Overdrive, Smashwords, and others
    • Three ISBNs
    • Up to 100% net royalties
    • Enhanced Amazon distribution
    • Amazon Look Inside

  • 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 and one hardcover author copy

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  • Copy editing for spelling and grammar: 2.2 cents per word
  • Substantive edit (content & copy): 4.3 cents per word

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:

$1,749 CAD
$3,299 CAD
$6,199 CAD
$12,299 CAD
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
Hardcover author copy 1 1 1
Project coaching
Editorial consultation
Editorial evaluation
Copy editing
Substantive editing
Post-layout proofread
Design consultation
Cover design Premium
Interior layout
Revision rounds 2 2 2 2
Black-and-white or full-color interior
Image insertions 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
Expanded eBook distribution
ISBN 1 3 3 3
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 Classic