Pinnacle Package | Tellwell Publishing

Pinnacle Package

The Pinnacle Package is our most comprehensive offering, melding everything in the Authority and Luminary packages, but for projects necessitating advanced ghostwriting and editorial investment. This package is the key to transforming complex projects into standout published works.


  • Ghostwriting
    • Outlining, drafting, revising and polishing of your book, ensuring a high-quality manuscript that meets professional book-publishing industry standards
    • Project assessment and pairing with the perfect professional writer for your book
    • Initial preparation period to get to know the writer and to establish purpose, goals, audience and a roadmap to ensure the creation of the right book for your needs
    • Custom schedules for interviews, check-ins, revisions and content delivery with your ghostwriter
    • Advanced ghostwriting for complex projects that may include multiple contributors/interviewees, require the conception and creation of graphic elements, necessitate extensive external research to fortify the content or fill in any information gaps, or other complexities that may be established during the project assessment period.

  • Guidance & Support
    • Block of 6 video-coaching sessions over a three-month period
    • Twice-monthly (every two weeks) 45-minute recorded video sessions with your coach, which include immediate feedback on up to 2,500 words of new writing

  • Publishing
    • One-on-one author support with a project manager
    • Access to Tellwell’s publishing content
    • Full copyright ownership
    • Book sales and royalty accounting
    • Quarterly royalty payments
    • One-hundred paperback and 10 hardcover author copies
    • 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

  • Comprehensive Marketing Support
    • One-hour consultation with a book marketing consultant
    • Tellwell’s Marketing 101 guide
    • Custom marketing strategy (25–30 pages)
    • Book backgrounder (two-page professionally designed book resume)
    • Advanced website design plus custom branding to further support online presence and branding
    • Classic Marketing Bundle
      • Press-release composition
      • Press-release distribution to over 3,000 news outlets
      • Guaranteed interview
      • Outreach to 10 targeted organizations or bookstores
      • Editorial reviews from prestigious online platforms
      • Amazon advertising
      • Facebook advertising
      • Promotion on social media sites with a total audience of over 6 million
      • Three promotional items (bookmark, business card and poster)
      • Book consignment pitch letter
    • Online Marketing Bundle
      • Goodreads author profile and giveaway to establish credibility and garner reviews for your book
      • Blog tour to promote your book
      • Social media startup
      • Bookfunnel promotion

  • Professional Editing
    • Editorial consultation
    • Substantive editing (two editing rounds, up to 75,000 words)
    • Post-design proofread completed by a professional proofreader
    • Final review for objective errors

  • Premium Design
    • Professional design of your book’s front and back covers
    • Extra design time for complex layouts
    • 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

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  • Additional book-coaching sessions to further improve your project

* 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:

Publishing Package
All Inclusive (Upgrade from Professional)
Traditional (Upgrade)
Comprehensive Marketing Support
Marketing Consultation
Custom Marketing Strategy
Book Backgrounder
Book Marketing Follow-up
Basic Website n/a n/a n/a
Advanced Website
Media Kit
Online Marketing
Classic Marketing
Editorial Reviews
Book Retailer Engagement x 2
Professional Editing
Edit Eval n/a n/a n/a n/a
Substantive Edit
Books In Hand
Print-ready PDF
100 PB + 10 HC Books
Premium Design Expertise
Expedited Design
Premium Cover
Extra Design Time for Complex Layouts
Guidance & Accountability
Project Coaching
Book Coaching Lite n/a n/a n/a
Book Coaching Essential (upgrade) n/a n/a
Turnkey Writing Solutions
Ghostwriting (Standard) n/a
Ghostwriting (Advanced)