Jan-Carol Publishing, Inc.



"Every story needs a book"



Without readers, a book is just some ink on paper. Books and authors need readers, reviewers, a following, and a strategic plan to obtain and maintain all those relationships. The good news is, if you've published a book through JCP you are already receiving complimentary marketing! Learn about the complimentary marketing JCP provides to our authors here.


Still, it can be hard to juggle branding and marketing yourself and your book(s) while also focusing on being a writer.

Jan-Carol Publishing can plant the seeds of your creative marketing solution, so that you can reap the reward.


With our 75+ years combined experience, JCP offers creative marketing solutions for published authors and their books. Each marketing plan is customizable to the needs of you and your work. Whether you're looking to start a website, reach out on social media, or have professional reviews, we have the experience and technical expertise to take your book marketing campaign to the next level.

Individual Marketing Options

BOOK TRAILER JCP will create a book trailer for your book. $75–$150 VOICE MAGAZINE FOR WOMEN ONLINE AND PRINT AD Voice Magazine has an extensive online reach and 1300 Facebook followers, both of which are continuously growing, as well as an established reader base in the Tri-Cities region. We will include an ad for your book in the magazine and online for the specified period. $45 for book ad (Pricing per month; will increase with ad size) OR $100 for 3 months for book ad size Marketing Packages Pre-Release Package — $225 Get ready for your new book with these early marketing selections! • Pre-Orders • Specified Release Date • Pre-Press Release • E-Book Special HAPPY ANNIVERSARY PACKAGE* —$370 Celebrate your book’s release day anniversary! • Voice Magazine for Women Online and Print Ad • Printed Copy Sale • E-Book Special • Press Release • Author Interview • Book of the Month Grand re-release package —$500 Rejuvenate your older title(s) with exciting updates! • Cover Updates • Voice Magazine for Women Online and Print Ad • Press Release • Book Signing Freebies featuring any cover updates • Book Blog Tour • Optional: Add an upgrade for your book from paperback to a hardback for an additional $175 (discounted from $325) Media Package — $270 Bring your book to the mainstream! • Book Trailer • Book Blog Tour • Voice Magazine for Women Online and Print Ad Review Package — $415 Build your review portfolio! • Book Reviews • Book Blog Tour • Voice Magazine for Women Online and Print ad featuring a review • Press Release featuring reviews DEBUT PACKAGE* — $575 Celebrate your release with a bang! • Printed Copy Sale • Book Reviews • Book Blog Tour • Book of the Month • E-book Special *These packages include free shipping on one book order.
SPECIFIED RELEASE DATE JCP will set your book to be released on a specific day and do one pre-press release and extra marketing via social media in advance. $100 EXTRA PRESS RELEASES JCP will compose and distribute a dedicated extra press release for a related topic of your choosing, such as a book signing or positive review. Purchase more than one for a discount! Our press releases are sent to a variety of markets, from local to international. $25 for one, $45 for two, $65 for three BOOK BLOG TOUR We will send promotional material about your book to a different blog every day for two weeks. $150 BOOK REVIEWS JCP will have your book reviewed by ten reviewers on various platforms. Platforms may include Amazon, Goodreads, and/or Instagram or Facebook. $225 BOOK SIGNING FREEBIES JCP will create bookmarks, postcards, and/or a poster for an upcoming event or book signing. $50–$175 (Priced according to purchase; shipping included) AUTHOR INTERVIEW JCP will conduct an interview with you to be shared alongside an ad for your book in Voice Magazine for Women. The interview will also be shared in parts or quotes via social media and a press release. Interviews will be conducted via email. $100 PRE-ORDERS Your book will be offered in our JCP online bookstore for pre-orders for a specified time period before your release date. Pre-orders will be offered at a special discount price. A press release and social media promotion are included. Authors will be paid royalties on any pre-release book orders. (Dates can fluctuate with release date.) $50 PRINTED COPY SALE Print copies of your book will be sold at a special discount in our JCP online bookstore. This is a great option for holidays or to combine with other marketing. A press release and social media promotion are included. The sale will span up to three days. JCP will not take any royalties on book’s sold. (Should no books be sold, authors will receive an online and print ad the following month in Voice Magazine for Women.) $40 COVER UPDATES Desired changes can be made to your title, author bio, synopsis, and cover appearance. New book files will be created and uploaded to the printer and distribution channels (some restrictions do apply). Social media promotion for the updates is included. Authors will receive 10 free copies of their updated book. $245 Special Offer for JCP Authors Only — Upgrade Your Paperback to Hardback! JCP will supply hardback files and a new hardback isbn number for your book. This will include extra distribution for the new file and a press release that the book is now available in multiple formats. $325 BOOK OF THE MONTH JCP selects a book to promote to our growing list of wholesalers and retailers each month. We will promote your book for a specified month directly to wholesalers and retailers. This list can reach 1000’s. $95 E-BOOK SPECIAL JCP will run an eBook special, priced at .99 cents, for your book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.com for a specified time period or day. $75


Select any of the following to build a package that fits your needs and budget! Click here.


*Authors not published under JCP are still eligible to receive marketing. Prices are subject to increase for outside authors.

FACEBOOK/TWITTER AD COMBO Jumpstart your marketing with ad campaigns on both Facebook and Twitter. Our talented graphic design team will create an eye-catching ad for your book to capture the attention of social media followers everywhere! $109