Ready to take ownership of your authorship?

Publishing empowerment at its finest, WakeFire Press (a sister imprint of Burning Soul Press) puts the control of publishing in your hands with the support of industry experts in your back pocket. Created by creatives for creatives, WakeFire Press guides you in making the editorial, design, publishing, and marketing decisions that brings your indie author career to life.

More than likely, you’ve already researched traditional publishing and realized it’s not for you, and that’s okay! You’re not traditional, are you? Traditional book publishing takes a large portion of your royalties; with WakeFire Press, you pick the paid services that best suit you to get your book out into the world and receive 100% of your net royalties in return. This book is your heart and soul, and everything should remain yours. WakeFire Press makes that possible. We are here to see you succeed.

It’s time to Wake the Fire in your author soul and begin your book publishing journey! Are you ready?

Pick a package or create your own with our A la Carte services

We have curated the best packages based on our authors’ needs. You can keep it basic or go all-in, but the choice is yours to make! Want to build your own? Our publishing menu is open to you! Have questions? Contact us first!

The WakeFire Package 

  • Custom Book Cover
  • Interior Formatting Design
  • Ebook Creation & Distribution
  • Print on Demand Paperback and Hardcover Creation & Distribution
  • Up to 3 ISBNs & US Copyright if applicable
  • 1:1 Marketing Consult Call
  • Bestseller Launch Plan Bundle
  • Public Relations for Authors Bundle
  • 15 Free Copies of Your Book
  • 100% Net Royalties Remain Yours
  • Publishing under WakeFire Press (unless you purchase “use your own imprint / publisher name” a la carte)


A la Carte

Cover Design

Custom Cover Design – $1000

A customized cover based on your book market, theme, and vision.

Illustrated Cover- $1500

A customized illustrated cover, typically digitally illustrated and usually found more in fantasy or sci-fi books, but can be used in any genre dependent on vision.

Cover Revisions – $75

If any changes are made to a cover after you’ve signed off on the cover design or after publication, a $75 charge per revision will be made. (If a new cover is needed for the same book, it will be counted as a separate charge ($1000 for a custom cover, $1500 for an illustrated cover).


Print Publication & Distribution – $1000

Paperback or hardcover* creation, publication, formatting, and global print-on-demand distribution.

(Add an additional paperback or hardcover selection for $500 more.)

eBook Publication & Distribution – $800

eBook creation, formatting, publication, and global distribution through all major online book retailers.

Book Changes Post-Publication

Any changes to your book post-publication, including metadata, will be subjected to additional fees of $65 for up to 40 changes.

If you have more than 40 changes, or if the book changes so much that it requires the book to be re-formatted, the charges will be discussed at the time of the request but will be a minimum of $300.

The Extras

Full Manuscript Evaluation & Proofread ($50 per 1,000 words)

Proofread ($25 per 1,000 words)

Use Your Own Imprint / Publisher Name ($100)

Copyright Registration ($100)

Looking for Marketing & PR help? Check out the Author Resources at Burning Soul Press.