- $50 up to 30 chapters and 350 pages of double spaced, 12 point Times New Roman font in the Word document submitted for formatting
- $1 for each additional chapter
- $10 for each additional 100 pages over 350
- Customize for these retailers for $20 each: Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Kobo and Google
- Formatting redo/edits for ebook files already formatted by the Fairies starts at $25
- Boxed sets will be charged based on the number of books included: $50 for book 1 and add $25 for each additional book up to four books. Contact the Fairies for larger boxed sets.
When you submit your work order to the Formatting Fairies, please include:
- The completed work order
- Your cover file—a high resolution .jpg file is preferred
- A Word document with your book title, copyright (click on the link to read about what your copyright statement should include), manuscript, about the author (optional), other books by (optional)
- If you chose to to customize for each retailer, please submit a separate Word file with purchase links for your books broken down by retailer.
- Proofreading services to include spelling, grammar and punctuation: $.005 per word
- Copyediting Services to include proofreading and inconsistencies: $.008 per word. Note this is not a full content review.
Upload to Apple (Apple computer required): $50
Consultation on Retail Uploads/Hand-holding: starts at $100
Administrative Fee: 5 percent of total cost
Click on the work order page to hire the Formatting Fairies to prepare your book for publication.
The E-Book Formatting Fairies are open Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. We are closed on weekends and all federal holidays.
Our turnaround time varies, but is often between 5 and 7 business days for ebook formatting from the time we have all the relevant materials to complete your job. CreateSpace layout and cover design is between 10 and 15 business days. Editing turnaround time ranges from 2-4 weeks to 6-8 weeks depending on the schedule.