Q1: What level do writers come to Sophisticated Press? Writers come at all levels. We provide mentoring weekly to brainstorm and build out a manuscript if needed. Q2: What is the process of Building a manuscript? We will create storyboards for the illustration to match the wording or provide a generic Manuscript template for you to fill out. Q3: What are the services I will receive? · Mentoring · Registrations · Marketplace Strategies · Network of professionals, podcasters, and media · Time saver for researching each process · Money saver from making mistakes that cost · Most importantly a published book to create multiple streams of income
Q4: What is the timeframe of production? We have the capacity to build a book within 30-45 days. The production follows Payment. Normally the process takes 90 days to six months.
Q5: How does bulk ordering works? You would order your book at wholesale price ($4-$5) and sell it on your website for $15-$20 and you receive the profit of the markup. Also, you will charge a flat rate fee of shipping $5-$7.
Q6: What are some of the negative that comes along with Publishing a book? · Writer’s Block (Usually is present because of fear or perfection) · Self-Sabotage (Fear of the unknown or fear of success) · Jealousy and Insecurity (Not getting family involved will make them feel left out. Provide each member a role so that everyone can contribute to the success of this book.)
Q7: What happens after everyone in the family has purchased the book and sales slow down? We teach you how to market and sell the resolutions that the book offers. We teach our Authors to think GLOBAL not local.
Q8: When writing a Children's book what if I'm /my child is scared of speaking in from of people and is sometimes shy…How do we work around that? Create writing, imagination, and thinking spaces in the home that are fun and free from stress. A writing corner should be clutter and stress free. The goal is to create an atmosphere that cultivate your genius.
Q9: How do I protect our Intellectual Property? We have paperwork in place that will help keep our agreements confidential and protected. They will list you or an assigned name as the publisher and all royalties will go to your family. We remove the middle man.
Q10: What is the process? We will register all documents in your name with the Library of Congress for copyright. We will complete all illustrations or formatting for you. You will own 100% ownership of your intellectual property and likeness of the image created.
Q11: How do you write the book? We want you to pick a theme or write a story. A theme will be a collection of activities like the routine of the day. A Story will consist of more of a plot or fiction experience that involve Characters. Ministry will combine lessons and scriptures. We encourage making this a family project if you have children or a spouse. Q12: How does the storyboard work? Left side wording content. Right side illustration instructions. We will send template to you once we begin the process officially.
What is the total cost for the package? The total cost for package is $10,500 unless there is a promotion going on. The following payment plans are available:
Down payment of $2500 monthly payment $1k
Full Payment $10,500
Are their refunds on the payments or deposits? NO refunds on payments or deposits made.
Is editing included? Proofreading Editing is included which checks for misspellings and grammar. Are ISBN & Copyright in my name? Yes! You will be listed as the Publisher since this is a Self-Publishing contract. Do you have referrals? Absolutely! Here is the link to our Portfolio Can I speak to a staff member? Absolutely!
We do charge $100 for a Discovery Call with the CEO or Complimentary with staff. The reason why we charge to speak with the CEO is because she is prepared to discuss the full scope of your book concept. You will leave the call with Marketing strategies, clarity on your brand, and answers to your questions. Here is the link to schedule a Discovery Call. Our office number is 877-817-0323.