Smashwords • EPUB • MOBI
Files for Smashwords are formatted using their premium catalog style guide and guaranteed to be accepted into the premium catalog.
All .epub files are validated through http://idpf.org/ and guaranteed to pass .epubcheck. EPUB files are required for Apple, Kobo, Nook, Google, and other e-book retailers.
MOBI files for Amazon KDP are created using Amazon's KindleGen software with KF8 compatibility. All files have fully-accessible tables of content.
To see samples of my formatting, click the buttons below. (Both samples open directly into Kindle/Nook readers.
I format all genres of fiction. I also format biographies and memoirs that are written in novel format. (Photos will incur an extra fee, so please inquire about pricing for photos/artwork). See sidebar for text-only pricing based on word count.
Manuscripts must be in MS Word .doc, .docx or .rtf format. PDF files can be converted to Word .docs for a small extra fee.
Please use the form below to contact me with formatting queries. You may also contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org, but please use the subject line: Formatting Inquiry.
TIME ZONE DISCLAIMER: I'm located on the U.S. East Coast.
• I require prepayment in full from all new clients.
• I guarantee my formatting will pass Smashwords' premium vetting and will fix any issues that might arise with Smashwords at no extra charge. If the author requests changes due to author errors, an extra charge may be assessed to generate the revised formats.
• My services do not include anything that falls under the header of editing such as proofreading, content editing, grammar or spellchecks.
• I do not act as a publisher and/or distributor of e-books. After the formatted manuscript is returned to the client, it is the client's responsibility to publish the manuscript in the venue(s) of his/her choice.