Note: all prices are exclusive of GST

Coach – Edit  – Publish Package

For one-on-one expert support from start to finish.


  • 4 coaching sessions with Hembury Books founder Jessica Mudditt
  • Editing manuscript of between 50,000 and 70,000 words 
  • Self-publishing services to make your book available through global online retailers.

Price: $9000

NB: The cost may vary depending on the editing fee. This is a guide for a manuscript of 70,000 words.

Coach, Edit, Publish Package

The Hybrid Publishing Package

For completed manuscripts


  • Your author accounts and book listings are created to receive monthly royalties from Amazon, Draft2Digital and Ingram Spark. These aggregates give your ebook and paperback books access to more than 40,000 global online retailers and bookstores.
  • Manuscript is formatted for ebook and paperback versions, including images – up to 100,000 words
  • A 50-minute publishing strategy session with Jessica Mudditt
  • Consulting and advisory services throughout your journey to publication. 
  • Cover design
  • Editing the blurb and ‘About the author’
  • Your book is sent to all the library suppliers in Australia, as well as the National Archives of Australia
  • Bookmark design featuring your book (printing costs extra at Officeworks) Author business card design
  • Virtual book launch posted on the Hembury Books Podcast and Hembury Books Youtube channel
  • Book launch invitation (digital)
  • New release social media designs with author photo (author to supply photo)
  • Advance reviews through the Hembury Readers’ Club. Members receive a free ebook in exchange for independent reviews.
  • Post-publishing support for 12 months

Price: $3200 + GST

Coaching Package

4 coaching sessions to focus your book writing project. These are billed two sessions in advance, which is two payments of $500 + GST.

Price: $1000 + GST

Editing Package

Editing a 50,000 to 70,000 word manuscript.

Includes two 50 minute sessions with Hembury Books founder Jessica Mudditt.

Price: It ranges from $2000 to $6000, depending on the complexity and depth of the editing required.

The editing process has two steps: a structural edit and then a proofing edit.

A quote can be provided after reading a few sample chapters.