In this section:
Your free Author Copies will arrive after your Proofs are completed! When the Editorial Coordinator has approved your Proofs and, within one month you receive your 6 free copies of your book.
Remember, you shall be entitled to purchase further copies at 50% discount plus carriage for personal use and for resale but not for resale to the book trade (any other titles on the list may also be purchased at 50% ). You have an increased discount for bulk orders.
Proofs are a pre-publication copy of your finished book. Some publishers print hard copy proofs. We work with electronic versions. These consist of two PDF files:
Proofs are used for:
Your designer will upload your designed files to the Proofs Workflow section. We then proofread – a final editorial check for mistakes.
The Proofs Workflow section
Final Files section of your Production page
One to two months, longer for more complex books.
Add a note to the Author Forum under Editorial and Production if you thought it well or poorly done – it helps us to know.