Breathing Life into Ideas.


Plan, write, polish, design, publish, distribute and market your nonfiction book.

How Can We Help You?


Whether you’re just taking your first step into the world of self-publishing nonfiction, or you’re ready to launch your new (or next) author journey, you want to write and publish a book that connects with your readers, builds your credibility, and accomplishes your goals. We’ve got you covered.

THINKING

Getting Started

You think you have a solid idea for your book. You want to know if your book idea is viable, and if so, what you need to do to bring it to life.

WRITING

Underway

You’ve started to act on your idea and writing is underway. You know you and your book will benefit from author coaching, editing, project and marketing planning.

READY

Taking The Leap

You have a draft manuscript, and you discover there’s a lot to learn, juggle, and master when self-publishing your nonfiction book.

Inspire With
Integrity


We’ve spent a lifetime breathing life into ideas. Yours can be next. Our currency is the inspiration to complete your book, and the integrity to tell you whether your idea has merit. Our content strategy work will shine a bright light on your goals and objectives and chart a clear path to success.


Create Lasting Relationships


Working together on a book project means spending a lot of time together. We get to know you, and you get to know us. Really well. Through the sheer ecstasy of accomplishing something worthy, together we build much more than a book. We build rewarding relationships that last long after the book is published.


Reflect. Respond.
Re-energize.


Creative discovery means encountering the unexpected. When that happens, and it does, we reflect on what’s happened to get us to this point. We respond by taking steps to find the answers and adjust our course. And we re-energize the team so we’re all focused on the best way forward.


Passion For Creative Expression


Creative expression is the fuel to the fire in our soul. Writing a book – even a nonfiction book – is the ultimate creative exercise. Journalistic or narrative nonfiction, memoir, autobiography, biography, business, self-help. They’re all stories that matter. They all help create a better world. Yours, ours, and theirs.


The Ingenium Books Experience.


You keep control, retain more royalties, and enjoy results that rival the best, award winning, traditionally published books. The best of both worlds. You’ve likely experienced the frustration of trying to learn the ins and outs of self-publishing. And to wrap your head around how to write, publish, and market your book on your own. Let Ingenium Books do the heavy lifting for you. We’ll help free up your time to focus on what only you can do: own your story.  Our core values – inspire with integrity, create lasting relationships, reflect-respond-reenergize, and passion for creative expression – guide us all through the creative and business experience to successfully self-publish a great book.

FREE LIVE WEBINAR:

What, Why and How to Self-publish Journalistic Nonfiction

  • Learn the ins and outs of publishing journalistic nonfiction
  • The state of journalism in a post-fact world
  • Step-by-step guide to self-publish your story
  • Self-publishing project plan:  do you need one?
  • Legal and logistic matters:  contracts, research, fact finding, lawyers, insurance
  • MARKETING YOUR BOOK
  • What the cost is of self-publishing?

Select the Date and Time that fits your Schedule


THURS SEPT 6 @ 11AM EST

WED SEPT 12 @ 7PM EST

Attend for a chance to WIN Scrivener!

Your Book, 100% You

Your book should be as unique as you are. You make the creative and business decisions about your book. We simply provide our best advice to help you express your vision, goals, and story.

  • You get the benefit of our experience from working with books, large-scale editorial projects, and journalistic nonfiction over more than three decades.
  • No sharing the majority of your royalties with a traditional publisher, who makes all the editorial and creative decisions regardless of what you want.
  • Transparency with timelines, process, investment, distribution, and marketing.

The Only Self-Publishing Service You'll Need

You shouldn’t have to re-explain and re-orient new services providers and try to bring them up to speed every time your project moves to a new stage. You can’t afford the time, possible mis-steps, or costs of bringing someone new into your project. They may not understand your strategy. They may not share your vision. They certainly will not share our passion for your project.


With Ingenium Books, you get:

  • One contact
  • One project manager, from beginning to end
  • We manage your team, so you don’t have to.  

What Our Raving Fans Are Saying.

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Working with Ingenium Books was an awesome experience. I did search around for other publishers and let me tell you Ingenium Books offers more value than you can get anywhere. Ingenium Books is a one-stop-shop, plus they have a marketing component they offer as well. The Ingenium team did it all for me.

David Rhodd
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I would recommend Ingenium Books to any seasoned or first-time author as not only will you have an authentic professional by your side, you are bound to come away with a friend who truly cares about your work.

Lauren Clucas
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When you write a book, you need a power team. Put Ingenium Books on the top of your list. Trust me, you will be so very glad you did.

David Reeve
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"The experience of writing this book from that point has been so much fun! Boni and John are invested in the success of our book, in large part because they believe in the story we have to tell."

Gayle Eastman

What Type of Story Do You Want To Tell?

Because we are passionate about stories that matter and fostering constructive discussion about important issues in our world today, we focus on these types of nonfiction.

Journalistic Nonfiction

Business

Memoir, biography and autobiography

Self-Help

Journalistic Nonfiction

Memoir, biography and autobiography

Business

Self-Help

What’s Stopping You from Writing and Publishing Your Nonfiction Book?

Choosing a Self-Publishing Partner

Author Coaching

Editing

Writing / Ghostwriting

Cover Design

Distribution

Marketing Strategy

Content Strategy

Project Planning

Committed To Your Success


We are committed to your success and won’t quit until you’re satisfied with our editorial guidance – both conceptual and specific – and you have all the information you want and need about distribution and marketing your book.


Our co-founders, Boni and John Wagner-Stafford are creative professionals who love to breathe life into ideas. Boni is an award-winning former journalist, author, content strategist, and the executive editor at Ingenium Books. John is an accomplished creative project producer who has shepherded big ideas from conception to the world stage.  John is the executive producer at Ingenium Books.

FREE LIVE WEBINAR:

What, Why and How to Self-publish Journalistic Nonfiction

  • Learn the ins and outs of publishing journalistic nonfiction
  • The state of journalism in a post-fact world
  • Step-by-step guide to self-publish your story
  • Self-publishing project plan:  do you need one?
  • Legal and logistic matters:  contracts, research, fact finding, lawyers, insurance
  • MARKETING YOUR BOOK
  • What the cost is of self-publishing?

Select the Date and Time that fits your Schedule


THURS SEPT 6 @ 11AM EST

WED SEPT 12 @ 7PM EST

Attend for a chance to WIN Scrivener!