I understand you may need more help self-publishing your book.
Because it takes a village to self-publish a book.
I also understand that self-publishing, although fun & easy, can be quite intimidating when you are expecting to do it all. The creativity part is fun, but the technical part is not.
Why not consider hiring these professionals to help you with designing your cover, editing your work, marketing & publicity or illustrating stories for you?
Please feel free to read their bio, click on their website, and connect with them directly with any questions including how much they would charge for your book baby!
Yad Henriquez is a multimedia Visual Artist who strives to blend the creativity in
both comical and fine art together. Using combinations of digital and hand-drawn media, producing only original concepts and products. With a strong understanding of fine art and design, Yad studied at the School of Visual Arts, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in visual communication design. Connect with Yad on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Website. Yad is currently taking on new clients for book cover design, social media branding, logo and website design, and book trailers.
Hannah Beasley is graphic designer and developer who is passionate about beautiful design and powerful brands. She works one-on-one with creatives on everything from small design pieces to full re-brands, and she loves every minute of it! Connect with Hannah on Facebook Instagram, Pinter
Lauren Gaige began this journey in graphic design over 9 years ago and never would have never dreamed that she’d be where she is today. Lauren’s passion is to help you get a beautiful website without breaking the bank! When she started Restored316, she had $10 to her name so she knows what it’s like to start from the ground up! Connect with Lauren on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and Website. You can purchase one of Lauren’s website themes, and she is currently taking on new clients for installation services.
Editing & Ghostwriting:
Rebekah Benham is an experienced editor, former literary agent, and current director of admissions communication for a Christian university. She holds a degree in journalism as well as an MBA. Crazy as it sounds, she delights in all the details of grammar and punctuation. Rebekah loves helping writers finesse their words so their message can have the greatest impact. Connect with Rebekah on Facebook and Email. Rebekah is currently taking on new clients for editing and proofreading.
Michele Amodio has twenty-eight years of extensive ministry experience encompassing church administration, counseling, preaching, teaching, and development of church leadership curriculum. Over the years, she has established herself as a consummate professional and mentor to many leaders. Most recently, Michele served as an Associate Pastor in Williamsburg, Brooklyn during a period of seven years. Throughout her tenure, she led the day-to-day operations of the church, oversaw several ministries, and designed small group curricular for one-on-one discipleship. Working with people of diverse cultures and socio-economic status, she also established “School of the Word” as a vehicle to bring practical biblical teaching that would position people to think and live according to the Word of God. You can read her testimony here. Connect with Michele on Facebook, Instagram, and Email. Michele is currently taking on new clients for editing & ghostwriting.
Jeanette Spencer has been creating artwork since she was a young girl. She has had professional training, as well as being self-taught. She has created her own artistic signature in each of her pieces. Some of her most requested mediums, which she is skilled in, range from watercolor, acrylic, oil and pen and ink. Some of her most recent works have been children’s illustrations, as well as individual commissions. Jeanette’s greatest joy is being able to take your request and make it come alive in a new form of imagination. Jeanette strives to work with your budget so you are able to access the opportunities of a unique piece for your enjoyment. She has a website which documents some of her portfolio. Connect with Jeanette on Facebook, Instagram, and Website. Jeanette is currently taking on new clients for watercolor, acrylic, oil, as well as pen and ink.
Marketing & Publicity:
Lindsey Hartz is a marketing consultant and book launch strategist for Christian authors and publishers. She creates and implements marketing campaigns for new book releases, backlist books, and ongoing communications and marketing strategy for the author’s ministry as a whole. Her extensive experience in corporate marketing, project management, and social media strategy help provide strategic marketing tools to a ministry focused world. Connect with Lindsey on Facebook, Twitter, and Website. Lindsey is currently taking on new clients for marketing.
Christy Stroud is a freelance publicist. Before freelancing, Christy was a publicist at Tyndale House Publishers for over eight years working to promote non-fiction, fiction, children’s books, and helping to manage and coordinate Tyndale’s corporate social media and blog network. She has built relationships with media professionals in the CBA and ABA markets, securing placements on the Today Show, FOX & Friends, FOXNews.com, In the Market with Janet Parshall, Chris Fabry Live, KLOVE, BeliefNet, Her.meneutics (Christianity Today women’s blog), Relevant, Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Kirkus, and others. Christy has worked with authors such as Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson, David Platt, Rachelle Dekker, Dr. Charles Swindoll, and many more. Christy is a graduate of Taylor University and currently lives in the Chicago suburbs with her husband and two young sons. Connect with Christy on Facebook, Twitter, and Email. Christy is currently taking on new clients for book publicity.