Design & Self-Publication Options

Who’s your audience? What kind of end product will suit their interests, and what do you want it to look like? These are important questions to ponder right from the start.

Here’s an overview of design and publication styles, to get you started, with links to more information:

Publication Design

You know beautiful design when you see it—but like most of us you need a professional to make it happen. Design is akin to skilled editing, it’s vital to your publication’s success.

We’ve seen too many interesting self-published books lose impact due to a lack luster cover. If you plan to publish for retail sales, or you want to write a book that becomes a treasure for generations to come—you need a classy, professional design.

Take a look at our Design Options page for details and examples.

Publication Options

There are many great choices, at affordable prices.

Get an overview of your Publication Options from the Scribes, with our thoughts on everything from print-on-demand and photo books to electronic books.

We can help you sort out what best suits your needs in a free consultation of up to an hour, with follow up materials to respond to your specific questions.