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You've Written Your Book...
Robertson Publishing can help you get the word out!

Start creating interest and pre-press chatter as soon as you have your cover design.
What you would say about your book to someone you have never met?
At the end of which they would say "I've gotta read this book, where can I buy it?"


We can supply impressive items that can draw attention and generate sales...

   
   
  Additional Services

Business Cards, Bookmarks, and Postcards: one side can have your front cover in full color, and ISBN number. The other side will have a condensed version of the back cover text and author's web address.

Posters and Banners will be printed per your specifications.
Robertson Publishing's Book-in-a-Booklet™ Self-Mailer
, a small booklet about your book !! (see description)

Note: We're not only publishers, we've been authors as well.

  • When your information is received, a digital proof will be generated in 2 to 3 business days.
  • Upon approval, production will begin and the Business Cards and Post Cards will be shipped with 5 to 7 business days.
    Add Shipping and Handling fees to all prices below.
  • Banners amd Posters must be picked up in Fremont.

"I'm a firm believer that the more pieces of paper your name is on, the better you'll succeed in publishing. Because of this, I do a lot of mass mailing, and pass out a ridiculous number of coasters and business cards. Each of these lists my website URL. You should put your URL on everything. Mine is on the bumper of my car, and every ad and flier, and even on my checks. Every piece of mail I send out gets my web address rubber stamp on the back. I always mention my URL in newspaper and radio interviews, on panels, and while doing signings. Overkill? I get 1,000 unique hits a day, and I'm a midlist genre writer"J.A.Konrath

Items available to our Authors.
Add tax and shipping to prices below.
Business Cards
3.5" x 2"

Quantity
Price*
  250
$39.95
  500
$49.95
1000
$69.95
*Plus $20.00 order setup fee.

Front

Back
Postcards
4.25" x 6"
Full Color Front
B/W mailing side

Quantity
Price*
100
$45.00
200
$84.00
400
$140.00
*Plus $20.00 order setup fee.

 


Front

Back

Vinyl Banner
Size: 3.5' x 2'
with Grommets

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$88.00*
*Plus $35.00 order setup fee.
Need a
Different Size?
Call for Quote
RP Banner



Color on Glossy Poster
Size up to: 24" x 36"

$9 sq. ft.
and $8 trimming.
Plus layout fee: $22.50 for each 15 minutes.



Color on Glossy Poster
Mounted on Gaterboard
Size up to: 18" x 24"

$20 sq. ft.
and $12 trimming.
Plus layout fee: $22.50 for each 15 minutes.

 


RP Poster


   


The prices above are expressly for our authors only.



Additional Services:

Two Special Offers ~ for our new authors (Apply to the author's first title only.):

1. We'll submit your first title with Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Ingram, and Baker & Taylor, free for the first year. After the first year a $36.00 annual fee will apply to maintain the listing of your title.

2. We'll also give you 100 Business Cards to help you with your sales and marketing efforts. (This free offer is available for your first title only. A $20.00 printer calibrationfee applies) Additional marketing materials may be purchased at our special author's prices.

Plus we'll Design One Basic Webpage Free ~ (Hosting fee will apply)

To support publicity, marketing, and sales, we will design one basic webpage for our authors at no charge. This page will contain book description, picture, the author's bio and photo, and sales information. Add this web reference on all your sales materials. Annual hosting fee of $36.00 will apply.   See sample of Basic rp-author webpage.

Add Additional Web Photos, Text, or Webpages:
Additional photos and/or text can be added to your main webpage or 2 additional webpages (sample chapters) can be designed and linked to your main webpage. Photo editing $30.00 per 1/2 hour and/or $45.00 to layout each additional webpage.  Sample Basic rp-author webpage with additional items.  Sample rp-author webpage with additional webpages.

Online Catalog Listings~ $36 per each ISBN for 1 year). (Listing with US distribution partners Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Baker & Taylor, Ingram, and International distribution partners e.g. Bertrams, Gardners.)

This service can be requested at initial set-up, and can be renewed annually.
We'll list your title listed with the largest wholesalers, retailers and distributors in the book industry. The annual fee provides standardized BISAC subject coding with up to three subject categories, detailed title listings in all digital catalogs provided to US, UK, Canada, and International distribution partners, title summary (annotation), and cover image preparation. Ongoing changes and updates in price and/or discount are also included. Authors may request to removel a title at anytime, but there will be no pro-ration of the digital catalog fee.

Ingram Catalog ~ $85 for 1 month catalog inclusion. (The catalog is distributed to over 17,000 booksellers and libraries around the world)

This service must be requested at initial set-up and title can be listed in additional catalogs.
The catalog is compiled 12 times a year and one could include your book. With this marketing service, Ingram will produce a short paragraph describing the title. Retail pricing information, and a black & white cover image will also be included. Titles submitted will appear in a catalog 3 to 4 months after the request.

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Robertson Publishing • Fremont, California USA
Book Publishing ~ Affordable & Collaborative
510-573-6625 or Toll Free 888-354-5957 (Outside California)
The publisher you can talk to.

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