Author friendly book publishing

Inkwater is an author-subsidy publisher, rooted in the traditional art of book publishing, yet we embrace the latest technological advantages of the Digital Age. We publish over 80 books per year in close collaboration with each author throughout the publishing process.  With over 20 years in the industry, our experience and expertise in the fine details of producing and promoting high quality books, gives our authors an extra edge in the increasingly competitive and evolving world of book publishing. Additionally, Inkwater offers individual editing, design, and marketing services to authors looking to contract professional help in specific areas, but don't necessarily need a complete publishing package.
publish_homeInkwater expertise in eye-catching covers, professional interior design, and multiple publishing options give authors an edge over the competition. We are rooted in the traditional art of book publishing, but embrace the technological advantages of the Digital Age.
market_homeIn an overcrowded marketplace, Inkwater’s customized marketing services enhance a book’s reputation and exposure with traditional and cutting edge strategies. Our professional services guide serious authors through new ways of navigating the modern world of story-telling.
edit_homeInkwater’s editing services polish the author’s writing and increase professionalism as the work is prepared for publication. We encourage every author to invest in professional editing. Utilization of editing services will give the published work credibility and additional marketability.


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6750 SW Franklin St. Portland, OR 97223