Customize your publishing experience with non-compulsory services available to meet your requirements. ELK Press offers a variety of additional services designed to accessorize your publishing dream. These services are incorporated and available in our publishing packages.



ELK Press Retunability Feature makes your book easily accepted by bookstores and makes them more willing to take a chance on your book. This is one sure way no bookseller will hesitate to your book on their shelves. By signing up for this feature, your book will be tagged as “Returnable” through Ingram Title Database, an important indicator for bookstores. Although it’s not guarantee that a particular bookstore will order and stock your book, but this feature gives them the greatest possible opportunity to stock your book by offering a returnability option.

This additional feature is renewable on a yearly basis; it will automatically renew after the initial 12th month, unless canceled. You will be notified through email 30 days prior to its renewal status.



ELK Press royalty benefit gives you power to reap all the benefits for the sales of your book. On each copy of your book sold either through ELK Press website or through our extensive distribution channels including retailers like Amazon and Barnes and Noble, you will receive 100% share of the profit and  all its proceeds.

This privilege is your unique advantage and will empower you as an author to give your book an edge in the competitive marketplace. You will receive 100% of the all the Proceeds from every copy of your book regardless of where it is sold.

This feature will be activated after your initial publication and ensures that you receive all the proceeds from sales of your book during its 3 years period. In addition, ELK Press gives you the opportunity to order copies of your own book at big discounted rates.



If you would like to experiment on the pricing of your book. That is if you want to reduce, or increase, the retail price, and be able to determine the exact dollar amount of royalties you will receive on each copies sold, then this additional feature is just right for you.

ELK Press “Book Pricing Privilege” gives you the freedom to choose your desired retail price of your book and the percentage of royalties you wish to earn on each copy sold.

With this service, you can customize the price of the print versions (Paperback & Hardcover) of your book separately, and the advantage to change the retail pricing  once every quarter.

Book Pricing Advantage works on these main factors, namely:
–  Final Page Count
– Type of Book
(Black & White )or (Full-Color)
 -Version or Book Format

In case you don’t have an idea about the number of pages, we will get an estimate based on your manuscript. You will be notified by our team to confirm the actual number of pages, retail price and royalty amount.



With this service, ELK Press will submit the necessary paperworks together with your book to the US Copyright Office for registration of your work. Once completed, you will be receiving a certificate that verifies your book is officially registered under the US copyright law.


  • ELK Press will complete the form and submit your book to the US Copyright office.* Once submitted, ELK Press will receive a notification.
  • Author will receive the official Certificate of Registration from the US Copyright office within 6 to 12 months.



The Library of Congress Control Number (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress in the United States. In obtaining a control number of your title, ELK Press will be working with the Library of Congress so it can be printed in the title page inside your book.

Disclaimer: Price listed do not include any applicable sales, use, excise, value-added, goods and services, or other tax, which will be added to the total at the time of purchase.