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Basic Black & White Publishing Package

The Basic Publishing Package for authors self-publishing a black & white book. As an industry-leading self-publisher, Outskirts Press can help you self-publish your book today.
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The Basic package offers industry-leading profit margins & all the services you'll need to get your book published in paperback.  

For included digital (eBook) distribution, check out our Ultimate package.

Start publishing with the Basic package to get one-on-one, US-based support publishing your book today!

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Basic Black & White Publishing Included Features

  • Paperback Publishing with Worldwide Distribution
  • Book Customization
    • Professionally Designed Book Cover (with personalized back cover & author photo)
    • Professionally Designed Interior Book Layout
    • Up to 15 Image Insertions
    • 8 Formats Available (4 book sizes, 2 paper colors, 1 cover finish) additional sizes are available with the Ultimate package
The Basic Black & White Publishing Package offers 4 book sizes

  • Digital Online Proof of Your Book
    • 1 set interior & cover proof revisions
  • One-on-One Author Support
  • ISBN Assignment

Book Copies

  • 6 Paperback Copies (free shipping—continental US)
  • Book Order Volume Discounts

Book Marketing

  • Social Media Set-up Guide
  • Book Marketing COACH
  • 12-Month Book Marketing Calendar
  • Book Marketing RoadMap
  • Book Sales Sheet
  • Press Release (standard)
  • Bowker Books-in-Print Listing
  • Digital Book Launch Kit


Worldwide Distribution & Order Fulfillment

  • Paperback Distribution Through Over 60,000 Booksellers & Retailers
  • Outskirts Press Bookstore Availability
    • Bookstore sales page that you can update & personalize 24/7 from your Author Center
  • Print-on-Demand Order Fulfillment
    • Your book is never out of stock
    • You don’t have to store inventory
    • Each book is printed when it’s ordered and shipped directly to the retailer or buyer. 

Optional Book Enhancement Services 

Make your self-published book stand out in the crowd with a custom cover design. Reach readers wherever they are with digital eBook distribution Take your self-published book's interior to the next level with Enhanced or Custom Book Layout & Design services. Every self-published book should be edited by a professional editor. Protect your self-published book with Copyright Registration services.
Take full sales advantage of the information on your book's cover with Cover Pitch Enhancement Services Give your book staying power with a casebound hardback edition If you want a chance at your book being carried by a library, you need a Library of Congress Control Number. Outskirts Press offers dozens of book enhancement and marketing services. Outskirts Press offers many book marketing services for self-publishing authors.
Everything you need in one place... 
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