Book Order Information

How Do I Order Copies of My Book?

If you want to purchase copies of your book, just get in touch with the AuthorHouse Book Sales Department at 1-888-519-5121 or send an e-mail to sales@authorhouse.com.

Attention Retailers: Interested in volume discounts? Contact the Book Sales Department for a price quote through 1-888-519-5121 or sales@authorhouse.com.

How do I get a refund for a book I’ve ordered?

All AuthorHouse book orders are non-refundable, except in the case of poor print quality. You have 45 business days (upon receiving your order) to report any quality or quantity issues to our Book Sales Department.

What happens if there are complications with my book order?

AuthorHouse will not be held liable for any delays, loss, or damage in transit when it comes to your book order. Any book order by you (including those books included in the services provided) will be delivered within a reasonable time after AuthorHouse receives your order and receives full payment.

Shipping shall be FOB (free on board) shipping point, and you must pay all applicable shipping and handling fees associated with your purchase.

What Discounts Can I Enjoy?

If you are interested in purchasing multiple copies of your book for your book promotion such as a media blitz, a book signing event, or any other purpose, you can take advantage of exclusive author discounts. AuthorHouse offers you the following rates.


If you purchased a publishing package on or after Sept. 1, 2015, your book order cost is based on your Author Exclusive Price minus any additional discounts based on quantity. After a book is published, each author is given an Author Exclusive Price, which is a substantially reduced version of your book’s cover price. To find out your Author Exclusive Price, please contact your Book Consultant.

Book order discounts by quantity:
Book Quantity Additional Discount *
1-49 No additional discount
50-249 10%
250-499 20%
500+ 30%

For example:

Cover Price Author Exclusive Price Quantity Discount % Per Unit Price
$17.99 $10.99 50 10% $9.89

*The order must be for a single title, of the same print format, and shipped to single address. We cannot accommodate mix-and-match orders. All orders must be prepaid, and shipping charges are not included in the discount structure. Please note that purchases of your book through a Book Consultant do not generate royalties and are nonreturnable.


If you purchased a publishing package on or prior to Aug. 31, 2015, your volume discounts are based on the cover price of your book and as outlined below.

Book order discounts by quantity:
Book Quantity Discount *
1-24 30%
25-49 35%
50-99 40%
100-249 45%
250-499 50%
500-999 55%
1000-1999 60%
2000+ Call for a Quote

For example:

Cover Price Quantity Discount % Per Unit Price
$17.99 50 40% $10.79

*The order must be for a single title, of the same print format, and shipped to single address. We cannot accommodate mix-and-match orders. All orders must be prepaid, and shipping charges are not included in the discount structure. Please note that purchases of your book through a Book Consultant do not generate royalties and are nonreturnable.

What if I Want to Order by Bulk?

AuthorHouse provides authors who purchase volume books special rates. To find out more, please contact an AuthorHouse Book Consultant at 1-888-519-5121 or sales@authorhouse.com