We can publish the book you want

Bespoke Publishing

Lime Books publish paperbacks across a wide genre: thriller, biography, business, cookery and specialists subjects. Lime Books also provide a bespoke service for commercial clients, and are able to publish in any size, finish or volume. Their service includes: ghost writing, copy, editing, coaching, proofreading, book design, layout, printing, marketing, pr, book launch and distribution. They publish for both private use and/or national release.

What happens after I have submitted my manuscript?

Lime Books respond to all submissions within two weeks. More time may be required if it is deemed that a manuscript has passed its initial assessment. Seven thousand books are published each week in Australia. So if you wish to publish your book there is room for optimism.

Send your manuscript - 2limebooks@gmail.com

Lime Books Management

Robert Salisbury
Bob Selden
Emily Burnham
Steve Molloy

LIME BOOKS FOUR Ps of Publishing

We publish in E-Book, Paperback, Hardback and Audiobook formats.

  • Concept - the core of your book reflected in its Working Title
  • Genre - crime, romance, self-help? See bookshop
  • Theme - what subject does it cover
  • Voice - developing a style of writing suitable for your title
  • Editing - making your characters and story resonate
  • Publishing
  • Layout - font style, size, layout, look, readability, pagination
  • Cover - design & artwork
  • Photos - Images + Editing
  • Identification - ISBN / barcode
  • Publisher - published by a registered 'Publisher'
  • Proofs - black & white layout proof, colour cover proof
  • Produce
  • Printing costs paid in advance.
  • Proof book printed and bound for approval prior to printing.
  • Any changes to the signed off proof, will be charged at cost.
  • Delivery of the final books to a nominated address, at cost.
  • Cataloguing-in-Publication (CiP) and National Library.
  • Promotion
  • domain name - as per book title.
  • webpage - one page, for distributors and public.
  • PR - synopsis
  • letter - for marketing
  • database - distributors / bookshops.
  • book launch - at shop or event
  • events - author talks
  • video - book trailers

  • E-Book
    Design, Layout, ISBN, Barcode
    Colour Cover internal formatting
    Book / Author Media Kit
    Online sales
    Promotion required
    Legacy Book
    Design & Layout
    Editing / Proof Reading
    Hardback or paperback options
    No PR or Marketing required.
    Ideal for family biographies
    Sydney Release
    Design, Layout, ISBN, Barcode
    Colour Cover + internal formatting
    Book / Author Media Kit
    Booksales online / local retail
    100 books min
    National Release
    Design, Layout, ISBN, Barcode
    Editing / Proof Reading
    Book launch / Radio / TV
    National PR for Author and Book
    1,000 books min

    LIME BOOKS - 2Limebooks@gmail.com


    Lime Books
    0404 11 77 73
    Six Alma Street, Sydney NSW 2093


    Robert Salisbury - Publisher
    Bob Selden - Commissioning Editor
    Steve Molloy - Media Strategist
    Emily J. Burnham - Publisher's Assistant