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Welcome to Outskirts Press!

Outskirts Press helps writers become published authors

Rated #1 Self-Publishing Company by Top Consumer Reviews

For 20 years, Outskirts Press has helped thousands of authors just like you to develop, publish, and market high-quality, award-winning books featuring...

  • Exceptional cover design
  • Professional book layout and design
  • High-quality printing
  • Paperback, hardback, eBook, and audiobook editions
  • Unlimited worldwide distribution
  • Extensive book marketing services
  • And more...

We take the work out of self-publishing and deliver outstanding customer service, affordable pricing, and industry-leading royalties to make you a successfully self-published author. We are now accepting manuscripts. Submit your manuscript today to start your publishing journey.

Claim your free publishing kit full of self-publishing information, author guides and tip sheets to help you self-publish your book like a pro!

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Customize your publishing experience! Our three a-la-carte publishing packages, offer various levels of customization for books with black & white interiors to keep you in control of your book’s needs and costs.

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Bring your full color publishing dreams to life! From fully illustrated children's books to travel journals and photography collections—if your book needs vibrant color to tell your story, this is for you.

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One click and you're done! That's the magic of the One-Click Publishing & Marketing Suites. These bundles leverage our decades of experience to bring you the best publishing and marketing services into bundles specifically designed for your genre.

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Is self-publishing the right path for your book?

If you’ve looked into self-publishing and indie publishing you know you have two paths you could take—learn the ins and outs of ISBNs, barcodes, book layout, editing, cover design, distribution, etc. OR select a trusted publishing company to do all the work for you. That’s where Outskirts Press comes in. We do all the work to publish your book in just weeks, so you can get to the fun part—being a published author and sharing your book with the world!

Our simple self-publishing process has turned thousands of writers just like you into published authors. And our print-on-demand distribution service means your book is never out of stock and you don‘t have to worry about storing inventory—each book is printed when it’s ordered and shipped directly to the retailer or reader. Better for you, better for your book, better for the planet—everyone wins!

PRINT-ON-DEMAND BOOK PUBLISHING WITH OUTKSKIRTS PRESS: Once Outskirts Press publishes your book, it becomes available for bookstores to order worldwide. Online & offline bookstores can order copies of your book, which are printed and shipped once ordered. You, as the author, are paid royalties for every new book purchase for as long as your book remains in active distribution.

Check out our books...

Checking out some of our published authors books on Amazon or Barnes & Noble is a great way to get a feeling for their quality and their worldwide availability on all the major book retailer websites. Here are a few examples to get you started, or you can search our bookstore for more options:

See what our authors are saying about their self-publishing experience