Otter Bay Books Collage

Welcome to Otter Bay Books! Are you a new author wondering where to start? Are you a past author wanting personal service for a change? We will work with you to create a quality book that meets your needs.

We know how important your book is to you. We are here to make suggestions that will give your book a more professional appearance. We are here to listen to your needs and to explain the printing process that will work best for you. We are here to professionally guide you through the production of your book, and we will also file the copyright in your name.

After we manufacture a minimum of 50 physical books for you, we can also set up an E-book, if desired, for a small additional charge.

Our services include:

  • Advice about layout & file preparation
  • Call or e-mail us any time for book coaching or follow up
  • Referrals to professional editors, indexers or typesetters, when needed
  • Professional design of your cover, title page and copyright page, included
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number
  • Explain printing options
  • Offset, Digital or Web printing
  • Quality manufacturing
  • Check and explain your proofs
  • Copyright Registration (in your name)
For an additional charge, we can do:

  • E-book conversion (after publication)
    • Promotional graphics for your book – Flyers, Ads, Larger Signs & Posters
    • Storage and distribution services
    • Set up your website

    Update as of June 2024

    Otter Bay Books Authors can contact Kate Boyer at Heron Creek Press, LLC (
    for reprints, new book orders, quotes or inquiries.
    “Apart from how well the book came out, I am most grateful for what a pleasure it was to do business with you. I’m so glad I came across your website, as I had no idea of how to turn a manuscript into a finished book . . . You can be sure that I will unhesitatingly recommend you to anyone looking for a publisher.”Isabel B. (2013)
    “I want to thank you for all your very hard work and the personal attention you gave to me. I really do not think I would have gotten that with a different publishing company.”Adriene B. (2015)

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