The Upper Echelon of Independent Publishing.
The Platinum package was designed for authors serious about launching a career in writing.
The “Platinum” combo-publishing package is the upper echelon of independent publishing. The “Platinum” package comes with increased upgrades on services, more custom cover options, interior options, trim sizes, expanded distribution, and promotional tools. This package was designed for authors serious about launching a career in writing. The “Platinum” combo-publishing package includes everything needed to produce a professionally manufactured product (your book), establish an author platform, and market it in a fashion that will produce higher royalties. Empire Publishing utilizes the popular Print on Demand and Distribution services.
The “Platinum” package includes all trim sizes. For a list of all available book trim sizes click here.
√ Professional/Enhanced/Custom Interior Formatting -This is for authors that want to add a unique look to the interior of his or her book by using specialty fonts, images, and graphics that will provide a personal experience to the reader. This requires extensive formatting and many hands-on hours, but the final outcome is a superb product. Learn more
√ Academic Editing – Your manuscript receives treatment with the leading academic software and corrects sentence structure, spelling errors, improper punctuation, indents, and line spacing. Learn more
√ ISBN – An ISBN identifies a title’s edition. Learn more
√ Premium Book Cover¹ -An exceptional cover is a must for any book. Empire Publishing designs only top-notch book covers. Learn more
√ Trade Paperback – High quality that meets industry standards. Learn more
√ Hardcover – Superior quality is worthy of inclusion at bookstores and libraries. Learn more
√ Kindle eBook Edition – Professional formatting and distribution on Amazon. Learn more
√ Nook eBook Edition – Professional formatting and distribution on Barnes and Noble. Learn more
√ Placement of up to 20 black and white interior images supplied by the author. (If color printing is requested it is considered an upgrade, please contact us for more information).
√ Your own Author Representative who provides support throughout the publishing process. Learn more
√ Worldwide Distribution – with Amazon, and with other major booksellers such as Books-A-Million, Barnes & Noble, Walmart, Target, and other online booksellers and national distributors. Giving you an opportunity to pitch your book to local bookstores to carry on the shelf. Learn more.
√ Expanded Distribution -Libraries and Academic Institutions – make your book available through Baker & Taylor to public libraries, elementary and secondary libraries, and libraries at other academic institutions. Learn more
√ Author Website – Semi Custom 2-page website that includes domain name registration, hosting, and SEO on Google and Bing.
√ Video Trailer – 60-second video trailer representing the interior and announcing the release of your book. Hosted on Youtube and can be embedded on websites and social media. Great for building an author platform, and getting ranked on Google. Learn more
√ Amazon “Look Inside” and Google Preview service gives readers a sneak peek of your book. Learn more
√ Barnes and Noble “Read Instantly” – This feature gives readers a sneak peek of your book and is included in all publishing packages that contain e-book formatting. Learn more
√ Social Media Marketing – get your book in the public eye and on the right path to selling your title to the proper target market. Learn more
√ 50 Custom Bookmarks – Custom designed bookmarks featuring the book cover and author information. Learn more
√ Book Tour – a large network of Social Media platforms to gain more exposure for the release of an author’s book. Learn more
√ Mini Book Signing Kit – 1 Large Poster of your book cover, 25 book announcement fliers, Learn more
√ Note: All proofs are sent to you via email, in a PDF format.
√ Placement on Front Table of New Books – Empire Publishing’s online bookstore. Learn more
√ 5 free copies of your black and white paperback book. (Or, 3 copies of your color or hardcover book).
Option to add your book cover on products at no charge See here for Product list.
1 – Two rounds of corrections/changes. Each correction/change afterward will be billed at $45 per round.
2 – Over 20 images, add $10 per image for every image over 25.
Highly complex manuscripts, such as, screenplay, cookbooks, poetry, and textbooks, etc … present design challenges that require custom services, you can expect an added fee of $149.00 for this type of submission.
For more information about book publishing, upgraded copyediting editing, and book marketing please contact us or subscribe to our blog Literary Service and Publishing Tips
If you have questions about your manuscript’s requirements, or which service is best for your book, please call one of our local representatives (see above menu) or call 702-292-4638
“I am thankful that Empire Publishing is available to assist people like me. They do exactly what they say they are going to do, and with respect and intuitive understanding.” – Richard Siciliano (author of Portrait in Broken Glass)
The Ultimate Publishing Package
Upgrade to the Titanium Combo-Publishing Package
More book trim sizes are available with this upgrade.
Customize this package:
» Hardcover – Add a hardcover edition to this package.
» Get Into Bookstores – Increase your chance of getting on the bookshelves. Only available with Hardcover edition.
» Rank Higher on Amazon. Amazon Keyword Analysis using State-of-the-art software for best keywords for your Title.
» Upgrade to Full Color. Go from black and white to full color interior for only $250