FREE Custom Cover: The Bow on Your Pretty, Published Package!

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OK, we know it's not Christmas yet but we just can't wait to give you your gift ... a high-impact first impression that sells! This December, Outskirts Press is offering a FREE Custom Cover Design (valued at $399) for your book with the purchase of the Ultimate or Full-Color publishing package.

An eye-catching professional book cover entices readers to take a closer look at what's inside, making them more likely to buy. To claim your FREE Custom Cover Design, place the Ultimate or Full-Color publishing package in your Outskirts Press shopping cart and enter the promo code Freecover-December at checkout. Your custom cover will be added to your account within 72 hours.

Need a little help shopping your publishing options? Get professional advice from an Outskirts Press Publishing Consultant. There are three convenient ways to connect:

1. Call us at 1-888-672-6657 (OP-BOOKS)
2. Live-chat with us via our website
3. Go online to schedule an appointment.

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We Pay 100% Royalties

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Publishing can mean having a lot of choices. With so many options out there, it can be hard to know what to choose when it comes to publishing your work. Outskirts Press makes this choice easier by paying their authors 100% of the royalties they earn.

That means that while other publishers might take a large percentage of your earnings, we are upfront about what your royalties will be. No surprises.

With Outskirts Press, you are in control of your project from beginning to end. We're there to assist you in producing a quality book that will appeal to your audience. But we recognize that this is your vision.

And you should be the one who benefits from all of your hard work.

Industry leading royalties is just one of the reasons why Outskirts Press was rated the #1 self-publishing company by Top Consumer Reviews. Our flexibility and adaptability to your needs, coupled with our phenomenal services and staff are some others.

Questions? Our Publishing Consultants are ready to help. There are three convenient ways to connect:

1. Call us at 1-888-672-6657 (OP-BOOKS)
2. Live-chat with us via our website
3. Go online to schedule an appointment. Get started today, people are waiting for your book.

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Red Carpet Savings This Awards Season!

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Awards season is just around the corner, and your book ought to have the chance to walk the red carpet ... at a discounted price! This December, you'll have exactly that chance as we take 10% off the price of our popular Book Awards Submissions package!

What does this package do for you and your book?

First and most importantly, this fantastic package ensures that your book is submitted for consideration for six highly reputable and respected book awards, several of which offer major cash and prizes, and all of which offer guaranteed extra exposure for your book ... not to mention the chance to ornament your book covers with stickers and blurbs claiming its "award-winning" status!

If you choose to purchase the Book Awards Submissions package, your book will be submitted to:

1. The Writer's Digest International Self-Publishing Book Awards
2. The USA Book News' National Best Books Awards
3. The Next Generation Indie Book Awards
4. The Reader Views Literary Awards
5. ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Awards
6. The Benjamin Franklin Awards

Each of these awards requires a significant investment of time, energy, and yes, occasionally money in order to submit to. By purchasing the Book Awards Submissions package, however, you get to leave that work up to our talented team of professionals, who will run all the checks and vault all possible obstacles in order to ensure that your book receives the best possible foot up in the awards circuit by managing all of the logistics and individual submissions requirements.

To take advantage of this great deal, log into your Publishing Center, add the Book Awards Submissions to your shopping cart and enter promo code Book_Awards at check out.

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Need Help Writing, Finishing or Editing Your Manuscript?

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At Outskirts Press, we're often asked what makes us unique and sets us apart from other self-publishers. In other words, "Why should I choose Outskirts Press to publish my manuscript?" And the answer is simple.

Personal attention.

Outskirts Press offers more customizable services than any other self-publisher out there because we know each book is different and should be treated that way. That's why we offer writing services such as professional Ghostwriting, Writing Consultations, and Professional Copyediting to help you from the very beginning of the process. And when you're ready to move forward, our Publishing Consultants are here to help you determine the best package, options, and marketing plans based on your specific needs and budget.

One click is all it takes and you're on your way to a compelling, error-free manuscript that is sure to get your audience's attention.

We're here to help you create and publish your book, your way.

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Full-Color Landscape Publishing is Here!

You asked for it, and we've answered!

Outskirts Press now offers premium full-color books in landscape formats. These gorgeous 11x8.5 paperback or casebound hardbacks are available with either glossy or matte cover finishes and are perfect for children's book, juvenile books, cookbooks, coffee table books, and more.

    • 11" x 8.5" premium full-color perfect bound paperback in landscape format with glossy laminated cover
    • 11" x 8.5" premium full-color perfect bound paperback in landscape format with matte cover
    • 11" x 8.5" premium full-color casebound hardback in landscape format with glossy laminated cover
    • 11" x 8.5" premium full-color caseound hardback in landscape format with matte cover


Claim your free publishing books and author guides instantly!

Your complimentary Publishing Kit contains:

  • The most recent book by Outskirts Press President Brent Sampson: Self-Publishing Questions Asked & Answered
  • Our definitive publishing guide: Publish Your Passion
  • Book shepherd one-sheet: Meet Your Publishing Consultant
  • Author success white paper: 7 Highly Effective Rules for the Perfect Book Title
  • Author guide: Author Photo & Biography Guide
  • Author tip sheet: The Top 7 Marketing Elements to Include in Your Book
  • Author guide: Which Book Format Should I Choose?
  • Author white paper: How to Price Your Book
  • Publishing white paper: Diving into Self-Publishing
  • About Outskirts Press: Publishing brochure
  • One stop shop: Custom illustration samples in color and black & white

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