Service Options

Full service

  • Consulting on manuscript and addenda preparation
  • Content editing, copyediting, and formatting of your manuscript’s text
  • Cover design using your images
  • Project set-up with printing service
  • Proof production and proofreading
  • Manage print-run or print-on-demand services
  • Press release, Facebook post, catalog listing at www.sunacumenpress.com
  • Book festival and book fair vetting and recommendations

Price quoted upon review of first chapter (generally $3,500 to $4,500 for 90,000-word manuscript)

Saver package

  • Content editing, copyediting, and formatting of your manuscript’s text
  • Cover design using your images
  • Project set-up with printing services
  • Proof production and proofreading

Price quoted upon review of first chapter (generally $2,500 to $3,500 for 90,000-word manuscript)

 

Additional items offered to package clients:

Image search and selection for cover ($100)

Kirkus indie review and two contest entries (IPPY and IBPA) ($800, includes entry fees and Kirkus fee)

Amazon Author Central set-up ($200)

100 postcards or flyers ($100-$300)

 

A la carte services

Content and development editing -- $45/hour (estimated $300 for 90,000-word manuscript)

Copyediting -- $45/hour (estimated $1,200 for 90,000 word manuscript)

Other consulting -- $45/hour

Cover design using your images -- $200 for two concepts, pdf production

Proofreading -- $45/hour

Press release, Facebook post, catalog listing -- $200

Full service

  • Consulting on manuscript preparation
  • ISBN, Library of Congress number, copyright
  • Content editing, copyediting, and formatting of              your manuscript
  • Cover design using your images
  • Print/production management
  • Proof production and proofreading
  • Manage print-run or print-on-demand services
  • Press release, Facebook post, catalog listing at                www.sunacumenpress.com
  • All services also offered a la carte

Family and Friends memoir

  • Copyediting and formatting of your manuscript
  • Cover design using your images
  • Project set-up with printing services
  • Proof production and proofreading

Add-ons for package clients

  • Image search and purchase for covers
  • Contest entries (IPPY, Writers Digest and IBPA)       Amazon Author Central set-up 
  • Marketing posters, postcards, flyers
  • Press release, Facebook post, catalog listing
    Third-Party content review 
  • NetGalley, Foreward Review, Kirkust entries

Genres accepted:

  • Contemporary fiction
  • Non-fiction (especially history and science)
  • Sports fiction
  • Romance/EroRom
  • Women’s fiction
  • Spy/espionage/mystery
  • Short story collections
  • Historical fiction and Westerns
  • Poetry
  • Sci-fi
  • Memoir (through Sunmemoir imprint) 

Not accepted:

  • Fantasy/vampire
  • Christian/religious fiction
  • Young adult/children’s
  • Cookbooks
  • Photo books
Sunacumen Press offers a variety of packages for authors under all three of its imprints. Publication of a 60000-word fiction title, including content editing, copyediting and proofreading; cover design; interior formatting; ISBN; back cover synopsis and design; and publication to POD or short-run press will generally cost between $2,000 and $3500, plus the cost of printing.. We do not require purchase of books, and we do not take a royalty. We offer our services under individually negotiated contracts only. To submit a title for consideration, see our "Contact Us" page.