Frequently asked questions
Who is Gemlight Publishing?
Gemlight is a full-service publishing company dedicated to helping authors at all stages of their publishing journey. Whether you’re a fiction writer, poet, science fiction, or working on your memoir, Gemlight has the tools and experience publishing team to help bring the pages of your book to life. With comprehensive, affordable publishing packages, you will retain 100% royalty percentages in this business.
What type of books do Gemlight Publish?
We publish all type of books as listed below.
Fiction or Nonfiction
How does Royalties work with Gemlight?
Royalties are a percentage of book's sales that paid to the book's author. Gemlight pay royalties semi-annually in the month of June & December. After six months of the book published, Gemlight will issue Author 100% of any royalties due to them.
How long do the publishing process take?
The timeline for publishing takes four to six months, depending on the material. Keep in mind that books will not hit the market until publishing packages are paid in full.
How do I submit my book idea?
To submit your book idea for consideration, please visit the submit book idea page.
Do I have content approval rights?
Yes, at Gemlight, each author retains 100% of the intellectual property rights associated with their book, including any modifications, additions, images, and designs created by our team. However, all publishing rights are reserved to Gemlight.
Why do I have to invest in publishing packages?
You're investing in your dreams. Just as the old phrase states, "It takes money, to make money."Gemlight Publishing is a legit company that can bring out a professional version of your book, cover, editing, and suggestions for a polished final product. As an respectable publisher we will have a dedicated and professional team which work towards creating a book that looks good, inside and out. We have a distribution network which makes your paperback or hardcover books available in bookstores all over the country . Also, we have greater access to literary festivals, media outlets, talk shows and book readings. As an author, it is imperative for your book and you to be present in the right circles.
What are Gemlight Publishing Fees?
The only fees associated with Gemlight Publishing is 7% Mississippi State taxes, and 2.9% +.30 Merchant fees. (any additional applicable taxes)
The author receives 100% refund within the 1st 48 hours of payment .$250.00(excluding merchants fees) non-refunded if canceled after of receipt of payment.
Forms of payments acceptable to Gemlight:
Option 1: Credit card (VISA, Mastercard, Amex, American Express)
Option 2: Money Order
Option 3: Cashier Check.
Option 4: Paypal
What services do Gemlight provides?
If there are additional questions wasn't answered, please feel free to contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 833-436-5483