Would you like to publish on obooko?
We are always delighted to receive submissions from published and unpublished writers. Our service is absolutely free of charge. All we ask is that you keep your book on obooko and available to our readers for a minimum of 60 days. Please do not submit your work if you cannot guarantee this minimum term.
You may submit fiction and non-fiction in all genres and categories listed in our menu. We do not however accept promotional material, articles, part-works, samplers or chapter-limited works.
All books for inclusion in our main categories must contain a minimum of 10,000 words.
Publishing on obooko is easy: simply provide us with the following and leave the rest to us:
Complete a Submission Form
so that we have all the correct details to create your download page.
Next, Upload your Files.
We require a minimum of a PDF and an EPUB file, plus a cover image in JPG format: as close as you can get to 800 x 600 pixels. Also, If you have one, a MOBI or AZW file will be useful for readers with Kindle devices.
It is a good idea to also provide us with your manuscript in DOC format in case we need to do any reformatting. If layout is critical, as with poetry for example, you may upload just a PDF and cover image. Short stories may also be submitted as a PDF file only.
for legal reasons, if your manuscript contains an imprint from another free ebook publisher, would you please replace this with ours:
This is a legally distributed free edition from www.obooko.com
The author’s intellectual property rights are protected by international Copyright law. You are licensed to use this digital copy strictly for your personal enjoyment only: it must not be redistributed commercially or offered for sale in any form.
No eBook files? Try these free utilities:
Convert text files to ePub and Kindle format (mobi): Free CALIBRE software
Convert text files to PDF: Free NITRO PDF software
whenever you wish to update your ebook all you have to do is send us the revised file via the File Uploader
. There is no need to complete another Submission Form unless any details have changed, in which case please contact us beforehand to let us know so that we can have your files to hand in readiness.
If you are a new writer you may be interested in downloading a free word processing
package and a free template
to help you format your first ebook. We also have a list of books on writing
. And if you require writing services we have a supplier list for online editing
, free photo libraries
, Independent publishers
, and ebook cover designers