Advantage Package | Tellwell Publishing

Advantage Package

The Advantage Package is tailored to authors who have already engaged professional editors. This package includes an editorial evaluation to affirm the quality of the manuscript, comprehensive project guidance, design and layout, a post-layout proofreading service to provide a final set of eyes, distribution services, as well as both classic and online marketing packages.


  • Publishing
    • One-on-one author support with a project manager
    • Access to Tellwell’s publishing content
    • Full copyright ownership
    • Book sales and royalty accounting
    • Quarterly royalty payments'
    • One-hundred paperback and 10 hardcover author copies
    • Paperback and hardcover print format distribution
    • Print-on-demand availability to 40,000 booksellers including,,, Booktopia and others
    • eBook distribution to Kindle, Kobo, Nook, iBooks, Overdrive, Smashwords and others
    • Three ISBNs

  • Comprehensive Marketing Support
    • One-hour consultation with a book marketing consultant
    • Custom marketing strategy (25–30 pages)
    • Book backgrounder (two-page professionally designed book resume)
    • Tellwell’s Marketing 101 guide
    • Classic Marketing Bundle
      • Media-kit creation to accompany pitches to blog and media outlets
      • Press-release distribution to over 3,000 news outlets
      • Guaranteed interview
      • Outreach to five targeted organizations or bookstores
      • Editorial reviews from prestigious online platforms
      • Amazon advertising
      • Facebook advertising
      • Promotion on social media sites with a total audience of over 6 million
      • Three promotional items (bookmark, business card and poster) to accompany your marketing materials
      • Book consignment pitch letter
    • Online Marketing Bundle
      • Goodreads author profile and giveaway to establish credibility and garner reviews for your book
      • Blog tour to promote your book
      • Social media startup
      • Bookfunnel promotion

  • Professional Editing
    • Manuscript assessment including a thorough 7–10 page report detailing strengths and areas for improvement
    • Post-design proofread completed by a professional proofreader
    • Final review for objective errors

  • Premium Design
    • Professional design of your book’s front and back covers
    • Interior layout and proper formatting for print-on-demand*
    • Two revision rounds to incorporate your feedback on the cover and interior layout
    • Black and white or full colour interior
    • Up to 30 image insertions
    • Electronic cover and interior layout proofs

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  • Coaching sessions with a designated book coach
  • Upgrade to Advance Website with additional layouts, a custom logo, and up to three features

The Tellwell Advantage

  • We offer two distribution options, one of which includes receiving 100% royalties
  • We are 100% transparent about the talent working on your book

* While design is included for most books, design-intensive books (e.g., more than 30 images, charts, complexities) will require a quote.

Packages Features


Can be purchased as an add-on:

Publishing Package
All Inclusive (Upgrade from Professional)
Traditional (Upgrade)
Comprehensive Marketing Support
Marketing Consultation
Custom Marketing Strategy
Book Backgrounder
Book Marketing Follow-up
Basic Website n/a n/a n/a
Advanced Website
Media Kit
Online Marketing
Classic Marketing
Editorial Reviews
Book Retailer Engagement x 2
Professional Editing
Edit Eval n/a n/a n/a n/a
Substantive Edit
Books In Hand
Print-ready PDF
100 PB + 10 HC Books
Premium Design Expertise
Expedited Design
Premium Cover
Extra Design Time for Complex Layouts
Guidance & Accountability
Project Coaching
Book Coaching Lite n/a n/a n/a
Book Coaching Essential (upgrade) n/a n/a
Turnkey Writing Solutions
Ghostwriting (Standard) n/a
Ghostwriting (Advanced)