Publishing is a hassle and each manuscript has different needs. Daastan gives you the flexibility to customize your publishing the way you want. You have more control over your work and how you want to bring it in market. A manuscript undergoes following steps before it is ready to be published
You can save lot of costs by learning how to do most of the things yourself. However, the book registration fee is compulsory as it is enables us to legally protect your work.
Are you unsure whether you should add the comma after a particular clause? Do you always forget to capitalise the first sentence after a full stop? Do you find it difficult to spot a dangling modifier? If the answer to all these questions is a yes, don't worry because Daastan has got your back.
|Word Count||Basic Editing*||Advanced Editing**|
|less than 5000 words||Rs. 2,000||Rs. 4,000|
|5,000 - 10,000||Rs. 5,000||Rs. 10,000|
|10,000 - 20,000||Rs. 15,000||Rs. 30,000|
|20,000 - 40,000||Rs. 25,000||Rs. 40,000|
|greater than 40,000||Rs. 30,000||Rs. 50,000|
*Basic Editing: This includes the correction of grammatical, punctuation, and spelling mistakes along with the suggestions for improving sentence structures. This type of editing will lead to both print and e-publication. There is one free revision and one mentorship session by the editor for the author.
**Advanced Editing: This includes the detailed input of the editor in terms of suggestions, addition and deletion of scenes, along with character descriptions. There are three free revisions and limited mentoring sessions for the author.
The last step before the file goes in print is to ensure that it is in the right format. Slight negligence in this may ruin the entire lot of hard copies. The file once approved by the author can not be changed or recalled from the printing. Author can either create this file themselves, on their own risk or use Daastan's services, where we provide guarantee of error-free printing.
Either your manuscript is in soft form (i.e. already typed) or in hand written notes format, we accept both versions. Prices for print ready file creation are as follows.
|Service type/Page range||001-150 pages||150-300 pages||300-500 pages|
|Already typed files||40 PKR/page||30 PKR/page||25 PKR/page|
|Hand written notes||120 PKR/page||100 PKR/page||80 PKR/page|
|Basic Book Cover Design*||Pro Book Cover Design**|
|For ebook (single side) + 01 social media poster||For print book (dual side) + 02 social media poster (s)|
|5,000 PKR||10,000 PKR|
|Logo + Page Cover||Logo + Page Cover + Author Poster||Logo + Page Cover + Author Poster + Quotes Poster|
|10,000 PKR||15,000 PKR||20,000 PKR|
|Digital Book||Print Book|
|2000 PKR||4000 PKR|
|For The Lot Of:||Cost|
|24 books||17,000 PKR|
|50 books||23,000 PKR|
|100 books||35,000 PKR|