Because no one knows how to nail
your novel quite like Bad Star Media.
-All prices are in $USD.-
A great cover isn’t just a selling point. It’s what sucks your readers in. Let’s give ‘em a rush the second they slip your book off the shelf.
Digital Book Covers | Starting at $99, up to $200
Quintessential for even the indiest of authors, these front covers will deliver drool-worthy results. (Don’t say we didn’t warn you.) Package includes your digital ebook cover file that’s 108% optimized for your favorite online store. Need a print cover down the line? Let us know, and we’ll happily hop on the project for an additional $100.
Digital & Print Book Covers | Starting at $250, up to $400
When you need to hold your finished book in your own two hands, hand the print cover design over to us. Project includes your digital ebook cover, plus a full print wrap—including spine design and the back cover—completely ready for selling. Since dimensions differ, go ahead and let us know your preferred book size and the vendor you’re moving forward with (like CreateSpace).
Audiobook Covers | +$50
There’s something to be said for listening to a story. If you’re ready to say your words out loud to the world, we’re here to help make it happen. Available as an add-on to the above cover packages, you’ll get an audiobook cover optimized for the most popular retailers (like Audible).
Quick Note | ✎
Final project price depends on the complexity of the cover (e.g., contemporary romance vs urban fantasy or historic romance). All projects include genre worksheets (completed together so we’re on the same page) and 3 rounds of revisions. Contact Kate for a custom quote!
A perfect cover is crucial, but it’s also what’s inside that counts. Once they’ve bought your book, it’s time to really bring it with interior formats that work with your words.
Digital Book Formatting | Starting at $250 for 50k words
Wrangling the word formatting for your ebook can be a huge headache. When you pass the task over to Bad Star Media, we make sure the text takes your novel to the next level. Package includes the .mobi digital file, ready to be uploaded straight onto selling sites (like Kindle Direct Publishing).
Digital & Print Book Formatting | Starting at $350 for 50k words
The words have been flawlessly written, but the formatting is proving formidable. We’ll take the hassle off your hands, and create an interior that matches the mood of your book while looking lustworthy in both digital and print. Package includes the digital .mobi file and the PDF print file, both biting at the bit to be uploaded. You’ll just need to let us know the size of the book you prefer and which print distributor has tickled your fancy (like CreateSpace).
Quick Note | ✎
Final project price depends on the length of novel and requested styling. Contact Kate for a custom quote!
THE ADDITIONAL DETAILS
You’ve written the words. Here’s a little info on extra ways we can make them wow.
Extra Design Work | +$100/hr
Need a little something extra? We’ll give you exactly what you want. If your request runs outside of the initial proof and feedback, you’ll be billed in 15-minute ($25) increments, and warned well before. (We solemnly swear never to spring a bill on you without a heads up first.)
Expedited Projects | +50%
This is for those times when faster than a speeding bullet is just a little too slow. Once payment is received, this add-on means your order is bumped to the top of the queue, and completed within 5 business days.
Quick Note | ✎
Just so you know, the above pricing may change at any time, and prices don’t include stock photos. (Don’t worry, there’s more about this when you get into the process.) These prices are guidelines, and extra charges might incur. In this case, we’ll let you know ahead of time, and you’ll be billed separately.
Last reviewed: October 2017