Turn your story into a book
We need your name and address to mail royalty checks to. Select which format is best for your book: e-book, paperback, or both. Get Started. Free cover design, formatting, ISBN, publishing and distribution in print and e-book format sounds pretty nice, right? The Light Switch Press, Free Book Publishing Incentive rewards motivated authors by fully refunding our publishing service fee when authors sell books in their first month.
The result is you end up with a professional product, just like the ones for which other authors have paid thousands of dollars—completely free. View books published by Light Switch Press. The three main things we need to get started on your book is your title, your manuscript and your description. Making it a habit to spend a few minutes a day promoting your book can lead to great things and larger royalty checks!
Track your sales via your author profile page, we update this monthly on the 15th.
You might be surprised at how much more you can make publishing with Light Switch Press, check out this Self-Publishing Comparison or read a recent article about the Evolution of Publishing. All of our great publishing services come with professional cover design, interior formatting and distribution.
Tell us what you would like for your cover and our design team will get to work. Includes professional full book cover design, ISBN, barcode, interior formatting, print-on-demand POD with special author pricing, and distribution.
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For the author who likes choices. Add an extra cover option to publishing service and receive one free round of cover revisions.
Is 15 business days too long to wait for you book to be available? Expedite your order and have your book available within 7 business days. Authors that don't have money to self-publish their book Authors considering self-publishing Authors considering traditional publishing. This one is a no-brainer. Outside of traditional publishing, Light Switch Press is the only publisher that will design your cover, format your manuscript, and publish and distribute your book—all for free.
How Much Does it Cost to Publish a Book?
Not sure how a free book publisher holds up? View our published books and support our authors by reading a new book today.
Paying to self-publish is a risk and a venture. If you have a budget for self-publishing, consider publishing with Light Switch Press and spending your money on marketing.
Our distribution reach is comparable to that of a traditional publisher; wisely spending your money on marketing greatly increases your chances of you and your book succeeding. Conversely, if your book sells great, you own the rights and have the option to publish a second edition or even sign with a traditional publishing house.
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Net profit: When you factor in the out-of-pocket costs, you have to sell a lot more books to reach a point where higher royalty rates from some self-publishing companies actually benefit you. This is the net profit.
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Considering net profit, you would have to sell e-books just to start earning more money than you would with Light Switch Press, the free book publisher. Traditional Publishers take note of independent authors selling books. This might be your way of getting your foot in the door or putting a bargaining chip in your pocket. It can take years - if ever - to find a publishing house that will accept your manuscript.
Instead of waiting years for something that may or may not happen, publish your book for free with Light Switch Press and start earning money on your manuscript while you shop it around. The Free Book Publisher. How to get published—are you ready?
Getting paid from your work! Is Light Switch Press a good publishing option for you? Authors that don't have money to self-publish their book Authors considering self-publishing Authors considering traditional publishing Authors without a publishing budget: This one is a no-brainer.
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Authors considering Self-Publishing: Paying to self-publish is a risk and a venture. Authors considering Traditional Publishing: Traditional Publishers take note of independent authors selling books. Be friendly to those who enjoy your work and friendlier to those who attack it. The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance.
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