Shires Press A-La-Carte Services

Need some help getting your book ready to print? Choose only those individually priced services you want.

Editing Services
Shires Press offers a variety of services including Manuscript Evaluation, Copy Editing, Line Editing and Content Editing. Prices are quoted on an individual bases and are subject to change.

Design Services
Want your cover or interior pages formatted or custom designed by a professional? Shires Press offers a custom quote, starting at $50 per hour, billed in ¼ hour increments with a minimum charge of one hour.

Technical Services

  • File Format Conversion — If you are unsure or don't have the means to save your document as a pdf, we will output your file for you. $40 minimum fee per file.
  • Text Scanning for manuscripts or books not on computer— optical character recognition), for manuscripts not on computer — Scanning author's clean, neatly typed manuscript or already published book, and output an editable .doc file. Requires a custom quote, based on page count and format.
  • Image Scanning (for art/photos not on computer) — Scanning author's artwork or photos and providing a .jpg or .tif computer file. Custom quote, starting at $5 per image.
  • Amazon — We will help you create an Amazon account and upload your title for $75.

Consultation Services — Is a half hour not long enough to discuss your book with our Publishing Coordinator? Call today and make an appointment to discuss your book in depth. Longer consultations are available, starting at $40 per hour, billed in ¼ hour increments with a minimum charge of one hour.

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For more information, contact:

Shires Press Publishing Coordinator 

4869 Main St. | P.O. Box 2200
Manchester Center, VT 05255
phone 802.362.3565 x117
fax 802.362.1233

" My test of a good novel is dreading to begin the last chapter." -Thomas Helm