Publishing Plans

Xlibris' Black & White Book Publishing makes your book available in quality e-book, paperback, and hardback formats. Perfect for fiction tales, non-fiction books, memoirs, poetry or almost anything you can envision. Xlibris' Black & White Publishing Packages feature a full-colour cover, greyscale interior and perfect binding. Choose from eight comprehensive publishing packages, each with a unique combination of marketing, editorial and publishing services for a truly customised self-publishing experience.

Classic Package

This economical package includes all the essential elements you need to turn your manuscript into a quality book in paperback and e-book format. Your book will be listed on the leading online book distribution network and will be available for order on our network of online retail outlets worldwide including,, and the Xlibris online bookstore.

Prime Package

The Prime Package breaks through the boundaries of the Classic Package to offer an ideal option for the author who has a clear artistic vision of the way his or her book should be presented. Be steps ahead in your publishing journey with more design autonomy, expanded publishing and marketing support, and editorial assessment.

Expert Package

The Expert Package provides authors with a comprehensive plan combining our superior publishing support with a suite of marketing services designed to help your book make a lasting impact. This package provides all the elements of the Prime Package plus everything you need to design, polish, distribute, and market the book you envision.

Signature Package

With the Signature Package, authors enjoy an exclusive world of publishing privileges, benefits, and highly personalized service with top-tier publishing, editorial, and marketing support. You get everything in the Expert Package plus multi-platform promotional opportunities such as a book video, online marketing, a pitch to independent bookstores and so much more!