Self-publishing Companies

There is a large and growing number of companies that will self-publish your book for you for a fee. There are publishers that can publish your book in an ebook format so you can sell it online. There are also companies that will create a hardcover or paperback version of your book. Some companies can do both and will help you make your book available as an ebook and as a paperback through a print-on-demand (POD) service.

We have listed some of the self-publishers below. When selecting a company to self-publish your manuscript be sure to carefully review the terms. You will also want to compare prices, print time, formatting issues, reprints, shipping fees and more. It would also be good to know the procedures for making changes to your book once it is published. Self-publishers sometimes offer period discounts so you might want to what for a discount period before making your purchase. It can also be very helpful if have an author friend that has tried one of these self-publishing services and can give you a recommendation and tips.

If you are looking for a traditional publisher you can find a list of Book Publisher Links in the Writers Write Books section. Be sure to also read our article How to Choose a Publisher.

Here is the list of self-publishers: