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 (hard and softcover)
  • Proof production and proofreading
  • Manage print-run or print-on-demand services
  • Press release, Facebook post, catalog listing at                www.sunacumenpress.com
  • Ebook distribution through KDP and Draft2Digital
  • 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 POD printers
  • 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
  • Facebook post, catalog listing
    Third-Party content review 
  • NetGalley, Foreword Review, Kirkus Reviews 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/horror
  • Christian/religious fiction
  • Young adult/children’s
  • Cookbooks
  • Photo books
  • Technical, academic or scientific non-fiction
Sunacumen Press offers a variety of packages for authors under all three of its imprints. Publication of a 60,000-word paperback, including content editing, copyediting and proofreading; cover design; interior formatting; ISBN; back cover synopsis and design; and submission to POD or short-run digital press will generally cost between $2000 and $3500 plus the cost of printing, depending on the level of editing needed. We do not require purchase of books. We offer our services under individually negotiated contracts only. To submit a title for consideration, see our "Contact Us" page.

Our Services

Important information about our services: 

Sunacumen Press retains a 10% royalty on payments made by Ingram Spark, Amazon, and digital publishers through KDP or Draft2Digital. For bulk book orders placed through Sunacumen, we charge a fee of 5% of the retail price plus a $45 handling fee. Authors must take shipments of books at their place of business or residence. Sunacumen does not reship books from printers. The only printers we use are Lightning Source (Ingram, POD) and KDP Print (Amazon, POD).un is a paragraph. Double-click the text box and begin editing. Use the text editor to customize your text. It's that easy!