About us



BookMitra is a service by markmybook for debutant and established authors to self-publish their books and market and promote them in most efficient manner to reach to genuine readers. Before we elaborate more about BookMitra and how exactly does we provide self-publishing services under this imprint we’d like to give a brief introduction about markmybook.

markmybook is a portal dedicated to books and literature. Markmybook started it’s journey in 2016 with an exclusive marketplace of, books. Here any publisher can associate and sell their books across India. Within a short span of 6 months almost all Indian & international publishers joined this exclusive platform dedicated to books and literature to distribute books across India. The aspect which stands markmybook apart from other marketplaces is that we allowed only publishers to sell their books and hence guaranteed that every book distributed through our portal is genuine and thus ensured that we keep pirated books at bay. Over the years markmybook evolved and got involved in literary contests, writing workshops, writing competitions and now in self-publishing and marketing & promotion of books.

With BookMitra our aim is to provide authors olistic services for their books & brand building. We not just self-publish books but make sure that every potential reader get to know about it. Authors can become a brand in themselves if they get right medium to connect with the readers. We’ve created our own vast reader base in last five years and we make sure that every reader comes to know about a book which she or he might be interted in reading. Popular authors becoke brand in themselves and we provide every possible service which may help them in doing so. We frame a marketing & promotion strategy for authors which comprises of video trailers, social media campaigns, development of author website, online advertisements on google and amazon and e-mail & sms campaigns and ensure that these promotions reaches to right audience and gradullay establish autor as a brand.

At BookMitra self-publishing service is provided under three plans Instant, Assisted & New Age Publishing. To know more about these plans may we request you to visit the respective pages of these services. Web site development and the promotional activities are customized so as to suit the individual author’s requirement.

Any author can reach us via whatsapp on +91-9660596970 or via mail athello@bookmitra.comAs the name it self suggests BookMitra ( a book friend) we’ll be more than happy to answer your queries.

You can publish your book at markmybook and take it to the largest reading community in India. ‘Self-publishing’ at markmybook means not being judgmental. We publish every manuscript. It's your writing, your expression. We assist you at every step in giving it a shape of a really good book. Right from general consultancy to editing, proof reading, cover design, internal design, distribution, marketing & promotion we assist in just about everything. Talk to one of bookmitra at markmybook, select a plan which suits your type of writing and budget and get started.

So! don’t hesitate pen down your thoughts, feelings & emotions, make them immortal. Get them published in the shape of a book. A bookmitra at markmybook is just a message away to assist you. Right from writing to publishing and making the world know about it 'BookMitra' is with you.

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Who is markmybook & what services they offer?
markmybook is a portal dedicated to books and literature. It's an e-commerce platform for
  • Readers to buy books straight from publishers.
  • Aspiring authors to get published.
  • Publishers to make their books available to readers.
At markmybook we've a catalogue of more than 10 lakh titles of International & Indian publishers and a strong reader base of more than 1 lakh readers. markmybook offers a number of services related with books and literature, the list includes, Writing contests & competitions
  • Trade & self-publishing
  • Writing workshops
  • Book launch events Book give away contests
  • Book marketing & promotion campaigns
  • Author website development & management
  • Publisher website development & management
What is BookMitra & what are the services being offered by markmybook in name of BookMitra?
BookMitra is the self-publishing imprint of markmybook. Under this label markmybook offers publishing of books fewer than three programs namely Instant, Assisted & New Age Publishing. Not only publishing BookMitra is a service for marketing, promotion & brand building for authors & companies. To know more drop us a whatsapp message on +91-9660596970 or write us at hello@bookmitra.com
Why should I publish with markmybook?
You’ve more than one reason for this. Publishing is just not getting your written words printed. It is shaping the written words in a bunch of paper which can tempt a book lover to buy it.
We sell & promote books of almost every Indian& international publisher and have a huge reader base who’ve purchased lakhs of books from us. By publishing with us
  • An author gets direct connect with probable readers.
  • Get noticed by literary world instantly.
  • Book is made available not only in India but on 33,000+ channels across globe also.
  • Author gets paid for royalty every month.
What is the publishing process?
  1. Consultation& Synopsis
    Send a brief synopsis of your book & consult with a BookMitra about your book. Have one or more rounds of discussion till you’re satisfied.
  2. Choose Plan
    On the basis of discussion and your requirements choose among Instant, Assisted & New-Age Publishing Plans & package. Be noted that easy EMI option is available for every package.
  3. Agreement & Manuscript
    Once you’ve chosen the plan we’ll enter into an agreement mentioning publishing, distribution & marketing services you’ve chosen, Royalty payable and other issues. Send us the complete manuscript to kick start the process
  4. Get Published
    We’ll make the manuscript print ready within 14-30 days and your book will be in press for publishing.
How many copies of my book will you print?
Whatever plan you choose it is always a lifetime inventory with POD service partners. Physical inventory is maintained as per the demand of a particular book.
How long will it take to get the book published?
Once the manuscript is final it takes 30-40 days for your books to be published and available for readers to buy via online portals and bookstores. In case of Instant Publishing a book is published within 14 days.
Will the books be available online for out of India?
Yes. Via global distribution services the books are made available on 39,000 channels of bookstore chains & online portals besides this our own marketplace markmybook.com deliver in 130+ countries.
Do you publish photography or coffee table books?
Yes we do, please send in your manuscript or get in touch with a ‘BookMitra’ for more assistance. You can reach us via mail at hello@bookmitra.com or call/text us at +91-960596970
Who will hold the copyright?
It’s always the author who has the copyright on his intellectual property. The copyright always remains with the author until and unless an author has sold the copyright against some monetary gain.
What is an author agreement and how does it protect my intellectual rights?
An author agreement is a written document of the services publisher herein markmybook llp and it’s imprint ‘BookMitra’ is going to give to author for publishing, distribution, marketing & promotional activities and what amount author is going to pay for that. As far as publishing is concerned it’s a non-exclusive agreement and author can go to any other publisher for publishing next edition of her/his book. However author has to give a two months advance notice to do so.
Does the author keep the film/movie rights, translation rights for her or his book?
This has to be clearly mentioned in the author’s agreement. Team markmybook tries to get best of deals for their authors. In case of sales of film/movie, OTT platform, translation rights higher percentage goes to author and publisher keeps a lower portion for the efforts to get the deal done.
What Payment methods does markmybook accept ?
Markmybook accepts payment through all electronic transfer methods may it be net banking, cheque payments or wallet transfers . To know more you can get in touch with a bookmitra via mail at hello@bookmitra.com or call/text at +91-9660596970
In which languages does markmybook publish books ?
Markmybook LLP under it’s imprint ‘BookMitra’ publish books in Hindi, English & all Indian languages like Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malyalam, Bengali. However the time to get published in languages other than Hindi, English & Marathi may be a bit longer
Are there hidden charges of any fees?
No! There are no hidden charges or any fee other than shown on the website. It’s a complete transparent process.
Anything else?
If your question is not listed above write us at hello@bookmitra.com
or call us at : +91-9660596970