Why work with Quickfox Publishing?
We're experienced. We're professional. And we care.
We also offer a variety of solutions to meet your unique publishing needs, whether it be stand-alone book production services or a complete one-stop publishing solution.
With an extensive background in traditional publishing for South Africa's largest publishing houses, we are able to offer professional trade-quality book production and printing that meets local and international bookstore standards. We believe strongly in responsible publishing practices and will always provide honest feedback and appropriate solutions to meet your particular publishing objectives. Each and every project is assessed by our editorial and production teams and, once accepted, is personally managed from beginning to end.
We offer two basic services:
Quickfox Pro: This is a one-stop full publishing solution that includes editorial, design, production, printing and ebook services, as well as distribution through local and international platforms. Quotations are provided on a job-by-job basis. This solution is geared towards authors and businesses looking for a highly professional product that meets the stringent requirements of the book trade such as bookstores, book sales reps, book reviewers, libraries, and educational institutions. It is also best-suited to authors who value quality or who intend using the book for personal or business branding and need to put their best foot forward.
Pay-as-you-go production services: Engaging professional production services is essential if you intend selling your book through the normal channels of distribution such as bookstores, speciality stores and libraries. It is also essential for positive book reviews and for establishing customer confidence in your product. All service providers are experienced industry professionals who bring a wealth of knowledge and insight to each and every project.
Services are quoted on sight of the manuscript, or a few representative chapters.
Typical pay-as-you-go production services include:
- Editorial: Manuscript evaluation, editing and proofreading
- Production: Cover and book design, typesetting and page layout, ISBN application, barcode generation, print-ready PDF creation
- Printing: Short-run digital printing and longer-run litho printing
- Ebook publishing: Ebook conversion, ebook publishing in major international online stores
- Marketing materials: Book launch invites, posters, business cards, order forms, websites, book video trailers
All of our clients, regardless of service chosen, have the option of selling their books through our affiliate online store www.publisher.co.za, at no additional cost. Quickfox Pro clients enjoy the added benefit of our extensive network of publicity and distribution specialists.