Self-Publishing Services

We understand that as a writer, your book is a reflection of you, your journey through life and represents the wisdom and knowledge you have collected along the way as well as your hopes and dreams. Whether you are a first-time author, entrepreneur or business owner, published author or a hobby writer of books that help people in their personal and/or professional development, let us help you get your book out into the world.

Our goal is to help you bringing your book to life through Self-Publishing.  Moving you from writer to published author by motivating, encouraging and supporting you from start to finish whether with the planning, writing, editing, publishing and marketing processes. 

We work with our clients remotely, from a home-based office in Australia, with flexible hours and share our experience and expertise so your book(s) get out into the world and motivate, inspire and impact other people's lives.  From the beginning to end of the process, we are available to  help you with:

  • Clarifying your initial ideas and book planning

  • Identifying the message you want to share with readershow it will impact and/or motivate and inspire them

  • Developing your writing plan and strategy to keep you on track to successful completion

  • Simple and easy (no fluff) strategies to help you overcome the challenges of procrastination and self-sabotage

  • Professional proofreading and editing to ensure your book is ready for submission, printing or distribution

  • Print and/or e-book production

  • Cover and print interior design

  • Print on demand services to help you sell and distribute your book

  • Distribution to major retailers

  • Author website and/or book landing page

  • Marketing and promotional strategies ​​to help you reach the widest audience possible

We understand that every project is different, just like you and your book so we offer the following publishing packages to suit your needs:

Book a FREE 15 minute consultation to determine where you are at in the writing and/or publishing process, your goals for your book and to determine the services we can provide to support you.

Basic Package ($2200)

  • Black and white interior

  • Inclusion of up to 5 black and white images or illustrations*

  • Basic cover design (includes 2 revisions)

  • Interior formatting and layout (includes 2 revisions)

  • Basic proofreading and editing

  • Title setup

  • ISBN and barcode assignment

  • Author support throughout the publishing process

  • Inclusion in Barefoot Academy's online book store

  • Advertising and Promotion on Barefoot Academy's website & Social Media

  • Inclusion in book-distribution networks to help your book get noticed

  • Individual author TV or Podcast interview

  • PDF proof copy emailed prior to submission for printing

  • Printed proof prior to release

  • Ten complimentary author copies

  • Additional author copies at discounted rates

* All images and illustrations to be supplied by the author.  Where you would like Barefoot Academy to source images or an illustrator, additional fees may apply.

Colour Package ($3200)

  • Full colour interior

  • Inclusion of up to 30 colour images or illustrations*

  • Cover design (includes 2 revisions)

  • Interior formatting and layout (includes 2 revisions)

  • Basic proofreading and editing

  • Title setup

  • ISBN and barcode assignment

  • Author support throughout the publishing process

  • Inclusion in Barefoot Academy's online book store

  • Advertising and Promotion on Barefoot Academy's website & Social Media

  • Inclusion in book-distribution networks to help your book get noticed

  • Individual author TV or Podcast interview

  • PDF proof copy emailed prior to submission for printing

  • Printed proof prior to release

  • Ten complimentary author copies

  • Additional author copies at discounted rates

* All images and illustrations to be supplied by the author.  Where you would like Barefoot Academy to source images or an illustrator, additional fees may apply.

If you are ready to move from writer to published author, whether you need help from start to finish, with the planning, writing, editing, publishing and marketing processes, then allow us to help you bring your book to life in a way that fits and feels right for you.  Simply complete and submit the following Publishing Application form to barefootacademy@hotmail.com and one of our team will contact you within 14 days to discuss your application.

Flexible payment plans are available with all clients invoiced for their project, with an initial payment of 25% required prior to commencement, regular installments as agreed and then final payment upon completion.  You will always maintain all rights to your work because we understand just how much time and energy goes into writing your book.

Note:  All prices quoted are in AUD dollars.  To convert to your local currency check out the Online Currency Converter.

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