Essential Access


Perfect for emerging authors and those seeking an economical choice for publishing, the Essential Access package provides the basics needed for a high quality publishing experience. 

Plus, you have the opportunity to truly customize the production and promotion of your book by selecting a wide variety of optional add on services throughout the publishing process.

The Essential Access Package includes:

  • Trade Paperback Binding (B&W Interior, Color Cover)
  • Interior Book Design and Page Layout
  • Standard Cover Design Including Personalized Back Cover
  • ISBN
  • Channel Distribution to 25K Retailers Worldwide
  • Sold on, Barnes&, etc.
  • Personalized WestBow Press Bookstore Detail Page
  • Complimentary Author Copy
  • U.S. Copyright Registration
  • Library of Congress Control Number
  • 10 Image Insertions/Text Treatments
  • 10 Free Paperback Copies *
  • Volume Discounts
  • One-on-One Author Support
  • Non-Exclusive Contract
  • Ultra Fast, On-Demand Printing
  • Retain Rights to Materials
  • Full-Control of Design and Content
  • Author Learning Center 12-Month Free Subscription

    *Packages include the cost of the free books and BookStubs, but you’re responsible to pay the cost of shipping and handling.

Essential Access

To publish is to witness. Save up to 25%.