Authority Package | Tellwell Publishing

Authority Package

The Authority Package enhances the comprehensive support of the Entrepreneur Package with extended writing and editorial assistance, plus additional marketing strategies. This includes securing valuable reviews from prestigious platforms, which significantly bolster your book’s credibility and market presence.


  • Guidance & Support
    • Block of 12 video-coaching sessions over a six-month period
    • Twice-monthly (every two weeks) 45-minute recorded video sessions with your coach, which include immediate feedback on up to 2,500 words of new writing

  • Professional Editing
    • Editorial consultation
    • Substantive editing (two editing rounds, up to 75,000 words)
    • Post-design proofread completed by a professional proofreader
    • Final review for objective errors

  • 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

  • Premium Design
    • Design consultation
    • Premium 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

  • Comprehensive Marketing Support
    • One-hour consultation with a book marketing consultant
    • Tellwell’s Marketing 101 guide
    • Custom marketing strategy (25–30 pages)
    • Book backgrounder (two-page professionally designed book resume)
    • Advanced website design plus custom branding to further support online presence and branding
    • Classic Marketing Bundle
      • Press-release composition
      • 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
    • Editorial Reviews Marketing Bundle
      • Indiereader, Kirkus, Literary Titan, and Self-Publishing Editorial Reviews to establish credibility and generate exposure for you and your book
      • Amazon Author Central account setup
      • Reviews added to author website and book backgrounder
      • Digital review copies
    • 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

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  • Manuscript assessment including a thorough 7–10 page report detailing strengths and areas for improvement
  • Additional retailer engagement

* 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)