THE MAIN STREET AUTHOR PROGRAM

There are three unique Main Street Author Program options and each is a "work directly with Mike Capuzzi" program. Everything you need to get the content created and the shook published is included and on average it takes 8-12 weeks from start to finish. A finished shook is a high-quality paperback book that has a different size than traditional business books. This smaller, different size eye-catching and appealing to your targeted readers.

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The Pocket Shook, Local Author Option

This option is for the business owner who doesn’t need a the amount of information found in our standard shook size and page count. Our "pocket" shooks are even smaller in size and page count (click to see an example). A "pocket" shook has a trim size of 4.125" x 6.75" and a maximum of 80 pages. This turnkey, publishing program includes four (4) online coaching modules + four (4) coaching calls with Mike + copyediting and book design. Printed shooks are purchased through us. See other specifics to this program below.

The 100-Page Shook, Local Author Option

This turnkey, publishing program is for the business owner who wants to publish our standard, 100-page shook to use in his or her community (click to see an example). A 100-page shook has a trim size of 5.06” x 7.81" and a maximum of 100 pages. This program includes four (4) online coaching modules + six (6) 30-minute coaching calls with Mike + copyediting and book design. Printed shooks are purchased through us. See other specifics to this program below.

The 100-Page Shook, Global Author Option

This turnkey, publishing program is for the business owner who has a global audience and wants to publish our standard, 100-page shook and offer to a worldwide audience (click to see an example). A 100-page shook has a trim size of 5.06” x 7.81" and a maximum of 100 pages. This program includes four (4) online coaching modules + six (6) 30-minute coaching calls with Mike + copyediting + book design and Kindle® book programming. Your shooks will be printed by Amazon. This package includes our exclusive Amazon Book Setup training to ensure your book is set-up correctly on Amazon. See other specifics below.

Author FastStart (optional add-on's)

Our Author FastStart options offer super-valuable add-on's for authors looking to maximize the effectiveness of their shook launch. There are three different levels which include additional services like ghostwriting, create and send out a press release to U.S. media list (click to see an example), create your podcast one-sheet (click to see an example) and get you scheduled on two podcasts.

 

   

  • # of Guides/Shooks
  • Program Duration (in weeks)
  • # of Online Coaching Modules
  • # of Coaching Calls w/Mike
  • Private Email Access to Mike
  • Manuscript Copyediting
  • Professional Interior Design
  • Professional Cover Design
  • Trim Size
  • Included Page Count
  • Included Word Count
  • "Flip" Version Included
  • 3D Cover Images Included
  • Marketing Training Included
  • Kindle Version Included
  • Amazon Training Included
  • Author FastStart
  • Your Investment

Pocket Shook

$1,500 /m for 3 months

  • # of Guides/Shooks 1
  • Program Duration (in weeks) 6-8
  • # of Online Coaching Modules 4
  • # of Coaching Calls w/Mike 4
  • Private Email Access to Mike YES
  • Manuscript Copyediting YES
  • Professional Interior Design YES
  • Professional Cover Design YES
  • Trim Size 4.125" x 6.75"
  • Included Page Count 80
  • Included Word Count 6,000-8,000
  • "Flip" Version Included YES
  • 3D Cover Images Included YES
  • Marketing Training Included YES
  • Kindle Version Included NO
  • Amazon Training Included NO
  • Author FastStart OPTIONAL
  • Your Investment $4,500

Local Author

$2,000 /m for 3 months

  • # of Guides/Shooks 1
  • Program Duration (in weeks) 8-12
  • # of Online Coaching Modules 4
  • # of Coaching Calls w/Mike 6
  • Private Email Access to Mike YES
  • Manuscript Copyediting YES
  • Professional Interior Design YES
  • Professional Cover Design YES
  • Trim Size 5.06" x 7.81"
  • Included Page Count 100
  • Included Word Count 10,000-12,000
  • "Flip" Version Included YES
  • 3D Cover Images Included YES
  • Marketing Training Included YES
  • Kindle Version Included NO
  • Amazon Training Included NO
  • Author FastStart OPTIONAL
  • Your Investment $6,000

Global Author

$2,500 /m for 3 months

  • # of Guides/Shooks 1
  • Program Duration (in weeks) 8-12
  • # of Online Coaching Modules 5
  • # of Coaching Calls w/Mike 6
  • Private Email Access to Mike YES
  • Manuscript Copyediting YES
  • Professional Interior Design YES
  • Professional Cover Design YES
  • Trim Size 5.06" x 7.81"
  • Included Page Count 100
  • Included Word Count 10,000-12,000
  • "Flip" Version Included YES
  • 3D Cover Images Included YES
  • Marketing Training Included YES
  • Kindle Version Included YES
  • Amazon Training Included YES
  • Author FastStart OPTIONAL
  • Your Investment $7,500

The Main Street Author Program Includes:

Coaching Modules

These online and interactive coaching sessions guide you through the fundamentals of authoring your shook.

Coaching Calls

Each program includes coaching and accountability calls with Mike Capuzzi to ensure your success!

Email Access w/ Mike

During the duration of the publishing program, you will have email access to Mike Capuzzi for questions, etc.

Manuscript Copyediting

We will proofread your final shook manuscript and fix any grammar and spelling issues we find.

Shook Interior Design

Each program includes a professionally designed interior that will make your shook easy to read and look great!

Shook Cover Design

Each program includes a professionally designed cover that will make your shook grab attention and look great!

Print Shook Publishing

All options include a professionally printed guide or shook to be printed by book printer or Amazon.

"Flip" Shook

We will turn your final guide or shook into an interactive "flip" shook version for online use.

Kindle Shook Publishing

The Global Author option includes the development of an Amazon Kindle version.

3D Cover Images

We will create a set of print-ready 3D cover images for your use in marketing and promotion.

Amazon Book Setup

The Global Author option includes our exclusive Amazon Book Setup Essentials training.

Shook Marketing Training

Knowing how to use your shook effectively is critical. This video training will show you all the smart ways to leverage your shook.

SCHEDULE A COMPLIMENTARY SHOOK STRATEGY SESSION

The first step to creating your first shook is a no-obligation, fact-finding call with Mike Capuzzi, Founder of Bite Sized Books. This one-on-one call will help him understand what your business and what your goals are. 

There is no obligation on your part until you have decided to become a client. I look forward to hearing from you, and more importantly, working together to design one of the most powerful and effective marketing assets you can create for your business.

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