Starting with a print book, this All-Inclusive Package includes everything from scanning, to chapter flourishes, to professional, print-published style formatting, to excerpt inserts with retailer specific links for cross-selling your other titles.
When all is finished, you’ll have beautifully formatted and technically sound eBook files in the .mobi (Amazon/Kindle) and .epub (B&N, iBooks, Kobo, etc.) formats.
This service includes:
Scanning (destructive scanning is necessary, print copy will not be returned)
OCR (Optical Character Recognition) conversion
Emailing the transformed .doc for your approval and story edits if desired
Upon return of your approved .doc file, we will continue with Coding (including Table of Contents, page breaks, chapter and scene breaks)
Formatting and insertion of back-matter, including up to three 700-1000 word excerpts, author bio and picture, and up to five retailer links (urls)
Final error detection pass
File conversion (creates .mobi and .epub files for loading onto Amazon/Kindle and Barnes & Noble/Nook)
Testing for IDPF compliance
Delivery (via email) of eBook files and properly sized cover files, ready for upload
Cost:$250 and up.
If you do not have a cover, we can design one for you for $150 (additional art charges may apply).
eBook Prep’s All-Inclusive eBook + POD Package is quickly becoming our second most popular service.
Certified by Ingram/Lightning Source, eBook Prep can start with your paperback book or .doc file and deliver a file package (eBook + POD) that includes everything you need to make a professional, full-product line presentation of your work at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, iBooks, etc..
All-Inclusive Print-to-eBook package (see above)
Print-published style formatting of Internal Pages starting with the stabilized file used to create the ebook
Title page with flourish used in the ebook file
Left & right headers with page numbers
New-page chapter start with dropped chapter heading
Chapter start pages are sans header/footer (like the NYC publishers)
Expanded space scene-breaks
Text formatting that balances easy-reading with print-cost savings
Author bio with b/w picture insertion
Cost:$150 plus All-inclusive ebook package
If you do not already have an ebook cover and pod cover, we can design both for you for $225 (additional art charges may apply). Includes eBook cover (sized for Amazon, B&N, etc…) and spine and back for the POD cover.