We invite any questions about the services we offer.

Please review the following list of questions before submitting a request for information. Chances are that someone has already asked your question.

FAQ

Do you provide professional editing services?

Yes, we can provide professional editing or direct you to several proven editors.

What if I want to self-publish my book, what services do you provide?

For self-publishing authors, we offer services in graphic design, editing, formatting and marketing.

How much will it cost me if you take on all aspects of publishing my book?

If your book is accepted for publication, it doesn't cost anything. You will receive a royalty on every book sold.

How much does it cost to self-publish my book?

This depends on which services you require. If a self-publishing author provides all services except for printing and marketing, the cost is based on a commissioned rate per sale, based on an ascending volume scale, plus the cost of printing. Printing cost vary depending on the size of the page, the number of pages and how many books are printed at a single time.

What is an ISBN and why do I need one?

ISBN stands for the International Standard Book Number. It is required for cataloguing and ordering your book. book sales channels to track and order your books. In addition, ACTX Publishing will place a machine-readable Bookland EAN bar code on your book's cover. Without this, bookstores can't order copies of your book.

How many books must be printed as a minimum?

Books are printed on an offset printer. The minimum amount for a printng (called a "run") is 500 copies. If you are wanting to print less, you may want to locate a POD (Print on Demand) publisher who uses digital printing versus offset printing. The final product in digital printing is inferior to offset printing, but if your book is only meant for family, friends or as a give-away, no one will complain about receiving a free gift. The greatest advantage to POD is you have the flexibility to print as many or as few copies as you wish, even as few as one book at a time.

Our Offices

ACTX Publishing

208-17655 57th Avenue

Surrey, British Columbia

V3S 1H1

Tel: +01.604.574.1234

Fax: +01.604.576.2962

Email inquiries

contact[at]actxpublishing[dot]com