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The Manuscript Publisher

Who We Are

We are an Irish-based provider of professional and affordable services to authors, writers, independent publishers who are looking for ways to publish, promote and sell their books, via the printed and non-printed routes. Our services cover the entire spectrum of the publishing process, allowing you to publish your book while also retaining ownership and control, as an author and independent publisher.
  • We offer publishing solutions that are tailored to your budget, ambition and needs.
  • Because every book is unique, we work with clients on an individual basis, offering you a level of personal service and one-to-one support that is unrivalled and unsurpassed.
  • You won't find any form of publishing 'package deal' on this website because we don't offer them. Instead, our rate structure is based on the principle that you only pay for the services that you actually require. If you are unsure about any aspect, we offer fair and impartial assistance and advice.
  • We are not tied to any outside publishing or printing concern. We are here to help you with your project and to represent your interests in the publishing process.

What We Do

Services that we provide to authors, writers, independent publishers encompass all aspects of the publishing process, including printing, publishing, marketing, promotion, sales. Specifically they include:
  • Manuscript preparation to get your work to the stage of a print-ready proof or e-book. Services includes editing, proof-reading, appraisal and critique, typesetting, page design and layout, cover design and all relevant aspects of the book creation process.
  • Publishing assistance and advice, including ISBN registration, legal deposit compliance, copyright protection and so on. Our publishing solutions support the non-publisher too - e.g. books intended for private circulation.
  • Print management service that includes fair, impartial and comprehensive advice on all your printing and binding options, as well as getting you the best rates for the quality and specifications you desire. We also help you to devise print runs that are tailored to anticipated demand, so you get more books for your money without having to print more books than you actually need.
  • E-publishing solutions that include converting your manuscript to all the common e-book formats (including ePub, mobi, PDF) and gaining distribution through all the major online retailers - Amazon, Smashwords, ClickBank, Barnes and Noble, Apple, Kobo, others.
  • Sales and marketing support, utilising both traditional and online channels to help you to publish, promote and sell your books. Business mentoring based on our expert knowledge of publishing and self-publishing in the digital age. Managing your web presence as an author, writer, independent publisher.

Books and Titles

Our Portfolio contains an impressive array of titles that have come to be published successfully - in many cases by authors and writers with no previous experience or first-hand knowledge of publishing, let alone self-publishing. Our dedicated team of professionals have worked with authors, writers, independent publishers across all markets and genres.

Many of these titles are available to buy directly from us through our Online Catalogue.

How to Reach Us

We are always available to meet and discuss with you, your publishing ambitions and concerns. Talk to us today. You can Reach Us:
  • by phone - 01 8569566 or 087 7604547,
    International Dialling code for outside Éire-Ireland is Int+353. Drop the initial zero or '0' from the area prefix.
  • by e-mail,
  • you can even Get a Quote online.

News and Resources

Keep in Touch by subscribing to our News Service. We regularly post news and information about all that is happening in the world of publishing, both printed and non-printed, including new titles and authors whose books we have helped to see publishing light of day.

Finally this website includes a section on writing and publishing resources, with information, advice, contacts and sources helpful to authors, writers, independent publishers. We hope that this will assist and inform you on your road to publishing success.

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  • Book Launch: The Splendiferous Tale of Ferdinand Fox by Rose Morris Back to News > Book Launch: The Splendiferous Tale of Ferdinand Fox by Rose Morris 6pm Thursday, 5 November at Roscommon County Library HQ The Splendiferous Tale of Ferdinand Fox by ...
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  • Donegal Gymnasts by Seamus McCrudden: a heart-warming, coming of age tale Back to News > Donegal Gymnasts by Seamus McCrudden - a heart-warming, coming of age tale - Posted 8 Dec 2014, 14:08By day, Seamus McCrudden is a popular local taxi ...
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  • The Immortals by Susan R. Murphy - thrills, chills, tales of the macabre Back to News > The Immortals by Susan R. Murphy - thrills, chills, tales of the macabre -From the pen of Susan R. Murphy, comes a collection of short stories, comprising thrills ...
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Donegal Gymnasts by Seamus McCrudden. Published by The Manuscript Publisher, 2014.
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