self-publishing services for non-fiction writers

Congratulations! You’ve written your book!  That’s a fantastic achievement. And now you’re trying to find out how to get your book published for the first time. Right?

You’ve probably guessed it’s a minefield out there? What with hybrid publishers, traditional publishers, and the thought of having to source and project manage freelance book formatters and typesetters it’s enough to make you dizzy.

That’s where I can help…



Format your book for Kindle and paperback.



Format your book for Kindle and paperback. 

Design your Kindle cover. 

Design your paperback cover (front, back & spine).



Format your book for Kindle and paperback. 

Design your Kindle cover and paperback.

Keyword and category research report.

Writing of blurb and Amazon description.



NB: For books under 75k words only

Contact me for a bespoke quote if your book is more than 75k words.

Proofread Your Entire Book

The first job of the publication process – proofreading. Eradicate all those pesky typos that have slipped through the net.

Format Your e-Book for Kindle & Typeset Your Book for Print

Your manuscript will be transformed into a professional looking e-book and a ‘real’ book (paperback).

Create an Eye-Catching Cover for Your Kindle e-Book & Paperback

Let me have your stock photograph or text-based book ideas for your cover and my designer will take care of the rest.

Research the Amazon Bookstore - The Biggest Bookshop in the World

Discovering the best categories and keywords for your book means you’ll potentially have a better sales ranking. 

Write Your Blurb (Amazon Description)

Making your book irresistible to buyers requires a persuasive blurb, and I’ve written hundreds in my time. 

Set Up Your Kindle / KDP Account

Setting up your Amazon KDP account to kickstart the uploading process comes next, and I’ll take care of this so you don’t have to. 

And a Final Double-Check Online

Once everything is ready to upload,  I’ll double-check your books online and press the publish button.

Set Up Your Author Amazon Central Page

This is where readers find out more about you (and it’s a great marketing tactic).  Once your book is published, I’ll write your Author Amazon Central page for you and show you the easy way to bring it to life. 

And Finally... Lots of Lovely Online Launch Exposure for Your Book!

Once launch day arrives, I’ll share your exciting news all over my social media platforms. You’ll also get your book permanently featured on my website, AND you can feature in my Indie Author blog series.

Contact michelle

Want to self-publish on Kindle or in print? Or write a business book? Or find an experienced UK proofreader or affordable copy-editor? Choose to work with me, Michelle Emerson. I’d be delighted to hear about your writing project, and how I can help you.


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