The Book Carpenter Offers Kiwi writers Independent Publishing Services

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Self-Publishing Services:

Layout + Typesetting


  • Ebook and or Print.
  • Fiction / Non-fiction.


Whether choosing a modern digital format, or creating a print edition there are many options and factors to consider for your book’s interior.

Let’s discuss what is the best solution for your project and budget.

book cover design

A picture is worth a thousand words.

The primary job of the cover is to hook the right audience.

I love the challenge of designing a cover which is both what you want and what your book needs to do its job.

Poetry Self-Publishing Package

Introductory offer for a basic print-package set up…

+ Author Branding & more

Additional Services:

  • Logos
  • Sales Blurbs for Retailers
  • Back cover blurbs
  • Branding Assessments
  • Author websites
  • NTI (New Title Information) sheets
A stack of books designed by the Book Carpenter
A stack of books designed by the Book Carpenter

Ready to begin your Publishing journey?

Arrange a Free Chat and let’s get you started – in a way that’s right for you!

” When I wrote my first novel nearly 20 years ago, I was totally on my own. I didn’t know anyone to turn for help or what step to take next.

This is why I’ve created The Book Carpenter website.

To help other Kiwi writers find their way on their author journey. “

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