Bookstore Essentials

Trafford Publishing's Bookstore Essentials greatly increase the likelihood of bookstores and other book buyers to stock or purchase your work. Trafford provides professional bookselling services that make your published book even more attractive to bookstores. By making your book returnable or offering previews, bookstores and other book buyers receive additional incentives to stock or purchase your book.

Retail Focus

We've designed these promotional services to help you get your book onto the shelves of brick-and-mortar bookshops and libraries. With a mix of strategic print ads, book displays in relevant fairs and events, and a customized sales kit, we’ll get the word out on your book, with a focus on general retail, libraries, and retail for children’s books.

Booksellers Return Program

Booksellers Return Program Renewal

Prepare for Publication

Call a publishing consultant today at 844-688-6899 or e-mail Your publishing consultant will assist you along the publishing process, make sure you read the terms and conditions, and take your payment. (We accept credit card, check, or money order). After the submission of your materials, you’ll be on your way to having your book published. Are you looking to sign up for additional marketing services? Call your Marketing Consultant today at 844-688-6899 to get a free consultation on the services that would work best for your marketing campaign. You may also send an e-mail to