• Paperback Publishing
• Digital Formatting and Distribution
5 Soft Copies
• Print-Ready Bookmarks Design File

Production and Post Production Features

• Worldwide Online Distribution

-Your book will be available for sale online through external retailers such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other resellers that may pick up your book from the Ingram and Baker & Taylor distribution networks.

• Standard Cover Design

-A cover designer is assigned to your manuscript and, with some consultation and direction, designs a few cover options based on your vision and lets you pick which one best fits your book.

• Electronic Galley

-Also referred to as “galley proof,” this is your cover and manuscript in a book layout with chapters and pagination. To ensure the final book design is 100% to your liking, galleys are e-mailed to you for review and approval before the book is ready for purchase.

• 25 Image Insertions

-You may provide imagery for your book’s interior pages, and these will be printed either in grayscale or in full color (for Full Color Books).

• One round of Interior Revisions

-You may want to make changes to your manuscript after proofreading your galley. Each block of revisions allows you to submit up to 50 corrections. Publisher errors such as hyphenation, formatting issues, or misplaced graphics, which occurred during production, must also be noted on the proof form but will not count against the first 50 corrections.

• Standard Page Design

-You will have a say in creating visually appealing page designs bringing your story to life, and building your book’s layout that fits your needs.

• One Round of Cover Revisions

-Have any tweaks you’d like to make to your cover? You have the option to make changes at
no additional cost.

• Amazon “Look Inside”, Google, and Barnes & Noble “Read Instantly” Previews

-Allow readers to take a peek inside your book creating interest online before purchasing it. Preview available on Amazon, Google, Barnes & Noble, etc.

Registrations

• ISBN Assignment

-A 13-digit identifier is unique to your book and an industry requirement for distribution and retail sales. It allows distributors, retailers, printers, and readers to find and order your book easily.

• US Copyright Registration

–MLE registers your work with the US Copyright Office with copyright registration, so there’s a public record of your ownership of that manuscript.

• Library of Congress Control Number

–MLE will submit a copy of your book to the Library of Congress and arrange for a card catalog number to be assigned to your book.

 

Marketing Features

• Author Website Setup (3 pages) with One Year of Hosting

-Receive a professional author website that fits your style and is where readers can go to discover your book and learn about you as an author.

• New Releases Section on the MLE Bookstore

-Have your book featured on our online bookstore’s ‘New Releases’ section spotlighting it for a limited time upon its publication date.

• Print-Ready Bookmarks Design File

-These are the PDF files of bookmark design so you can print bookmarks at home or through a local printer to be used for promotional events.

• Book Sales Savvy Guide

-With helpful exercises and practices, this marketing guide can give you the confidence and skills you need to draw bookstores to sell your book.

• Social Media Guide

-Every author should have a presence on social media to stay connected with readers and attract new ones. We’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to set up your channels, including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

• Paperback Publishing
• Digital Formatting and Distribution/ebook
• Hardcover Publishing
• 10 Soft Copies
• 5 Hardback
• Print-Ready Bookmarks Design File

Editing

• Editorial Assessment

-This preliminary diagnostic process determines which areas of your manuscript need improvement. A detailed review with commentary and general editing suggestions of the first chapter, or about 1,700 words, will be provided to help you gauge what type or level of editing will benefit your manuscript.

Production and Post Production Features

• Worldwide Online Distribution

-Your book will be available for sale online
through external retailers such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other resellers that may pick up your book from the Ingram and Baker & Taylor distribution networks.

• Standard Cover Design

-Choose from a set of cover design templates to create an eye-catching and compelling book cover.

• Standard Interior Layout

-A professional book designer will create a functional and suitable interior layout of your book from a set of layout templates.

• Electronic Galley

-Also referred to as “galley proof,” this is your cover and manuscript in a book layout with chapters and pagination. To ensure the final book design is 100% to your liking, galleys are e-mailed to you for review and approval before the book is ready for purchase.

• 35 Image Insertions

– You may provide imagery for your book’s interior pages, and these will be printed either in grayscale or in full color (for Full Color Books).

• One round of Interior Revisions

-You may want to make changes to your manuscript after proofreading your galley. Each block of revisions allows you to submit up to 50 corrections. Publisher errors such as hyphenation, formatting issues, or misplaced graphics, which occurred during production, must also be noted on the proof form but will not count against the first 50 corrections.

• Amazon “Look Inside”, Google, and Barnes & Noble “Read Instantly” Previews

-Allow readers to take a peek inside your book creating interest online before purchasing it. Preview available on Amazon, Google, Barnes & Noble, etc.

• New Releases Section of the
Bookstore:

As soon as it’s
published, your book is listed
and made available for sale in
our online bookstore.

Registrations

• ISBN Assignment

-A 13-digit identifier is unique to your book and an industry requirement for distribution and retail sales. It allows distributors, retailers, printers, and readers to find and order your book easily.

• US Copyright Registration

-MLE registers your work with the US Copyright Office with copyright registration, so there’s a public record of your ownership of that manuscript.

• Library of Congress Control Number

-MLE will submit a copy of your book to the Library of Congress and arrange for a card catalog number to be assigned to your book.

Marketing Features

• Author Website Setup (3 pages)

-Receive a professional author website that fits your style and is where readers can go to discover your book and learn about you as an author.

• Social media Kit

-In this kit, you’ll have everything you need to grow your social media presence, including page creation, custom banners, etc. With the rise of content creation and brand deals, a social media kit can help promote your book and connect with the right readers.

• Paperback Publishing -, and acid-free library stock paper.
• Digital Formatting and Distribution/eBook
• Hardcover Publishing
• 15 Soft Copies
• 10 Hardback
• Print-Ready Bookmarks Design File

Editing

• Editorial Assessment

-This preliminary diagnostic process determines which areas of your manuscript need improvement. A detailed review with commentary and general editing suggestions of the first chapter, or about 1,700 words, will be provided to help you gauge what type or level of editing will benefit your manuscript.

Production and Post Production Features

• Worldwide Online Distribution

-Your book will be available for sale online through external retailers such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other resellers that may pick up your book from the Ingram and Baker & Taylor distribution networks.

• Custom Cover Design

-A cover designer is assigned to your manuscript and, with some consultation and direction, designs a few cover options based on your vision and lets you pick which one best fits your book.

• Electronic Galley

-Also referred to as “galley proof,” this is your cover and manuscript in a book layout with chapters and pagination. To ensure the final book design is 100% to your liking, galleys are e-mailed to you for review and approval before the book is ready for purchase.

• 50 Image Insertions

-You may provide imagery for your book’s interior pages, and these will be printed either in grayscale or in full color (for Full Color Books).

• One Round of Interior Revisions

-You may want to make changes to your manuscript after proofreading your galley. Each block of revisions allows you to submit up to 50 corrections. Publisher errors such as hyphenation, formatting issues, or misplaced graphics, which occurred during production, must also be noted on the proof form but will not count against the first 50 corrections.

• Custom Page Design

-You will have a say in creating visually appealing page designs bringing your story to life, and building your book’s layout that fits your needs.

• One Round of Cover Revisions

-Have any tweaks you’d like to make to your cover? You have the option to make changes at no additional cost.

• Amazon “Look Inside”, Google, and Barnes & Noble “Read Instantly” Previews

-Allow readers to take a peek inside your book creating interest online before purchasing it. Preview available on Amazon, Google, Barnes & Noble, etc.

Registrations

• ISBN Assignment

-A 13-digit identifier is unique to your book and an industry requirement for distribution and retail sales. It allows distributors, retailers, printers, and readers to find and order your book easily.

• US Copyright Registration

-MLE registers your work with the US Copyright Office with copyright registration, so there’s a public record of your ownership of that manuscript.

• Library of Congress Control Number

-MLE will submit a copy of your book to the Library of Congress and arrange for a card catalog number to be assigned to your book.

Copies of Books

• 250 Promotional Digital Bookstubs

-As part of your marketing plan, offer promotional copies of your ebook using digital Bookstubs

Marketing Features

• Author Website Setup (6 pages) with Lifetime of Hosting

-Receive a professional author website that fits your style and is where readers can go to discover your book and learn about you as an author.

• New Releases Section on the MLE Bookstore

-Have your book featured on our online bookstore’s ‘New Releases’ section spotlighting it for a limited time upon its publication date.

• Print-Ready Bookmarks Design File

-These are the PDF files of bookmark design so you can print bookmarks
at home or through a local printer to be used for promotional events.

• Social Media Kit

-In this kit, you’ll have everything you need to grow your social media presence, including page creation, custom banners, etc. With the rise of content creation and brand deals, a social media kit can help promote your book and connect with the right readers.

• New Releases Feature on Bookmad

-Enjoy the limelight from your author spotlight feature in Bookmad, a digital magazine dedicated to publishing trends, highlighting new authors, and book releases.

• Press Release Essential

-We can help get the word out about your book by sending a single-page press release to 500 targeted media outlets, including TV shows, radio, online publications, and more. More exposure, more potential book sales.

• Book Video Trailer

• Booksellers Return Program

-A typical program in the self-publishing industry in which author books will be marked “Returnable” in the wholesaler/distributor ordering system. This is valuable to booksellers by assuring them credit for unsold bookstore copies. Ideal for authors if their books are primarily sold in bookstores, securing them more shelf space and in-store book signings.

• Featured Book Placement on the MLE Bookstore

-Share space with fellow MLE authors on our online bookstore homepage as a featured title.