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your DAMN book

...and get it out in the world.

Where are you in your writing journey?

I have a great story idea. How do I start a writing practice?

I finished my book! Who's gonna design it?

I want to publish my book on Amazon. Can you show me how?

Melissa J White of Facing Pages Book Services can help you at each stage of your book process.

How Can I Help You?

WRITING services include:

Sunday Writers Class, story ideation, plot and character brainstorming, book title/tagline generation, manuscript editing, substantive editing, proofing, non-fiction book proposals, and web content management.
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DESIGN services include:

book design, cover design, logo design, website photography, author portraits, and photoshopping.
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MARKETING services include:

book marketing, social media plans, publishing consultation, distribution resources, pricing and budget planning, and print management.
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Not sure where to start

Do you have more questions about writing your book? Contact me for a complimentary 30 minute consultation to get acquainted and learn if we’ll be a good fit to work together.


Melissa is a superb professional—a talented designer who is both creative and detail-oriented. She is a pleasure to work with, and her effort yields beautiful books. She is my first choice when I am producing a book.


Miriam Sagan
Tres Chicas Books


I have been consistently impressed with Melissa’s organizational and analytical skills, as well as her depth of knowledge regarding marketing and branding. She is personable, smart, and flexible: overall, an impressive professional who is a pleasure to work with.


Anne Pedersen
Author & Journalist


Melissa has brought her considerable know-how with editing, formatting, and story structure to many of my writing projects. She is personable, diligent, reliable, and a thorough and efficient communicator. I highly recommend her.


Stryder Simms
Open Channel Content

From the Blog

Rosalía Triana ~ A Tribute


This article was first published in the Abiquiu News, December 8, 2023 by Melissa J White I met Rosalía Triana in 2008 at the New Mexico Filmmakers Intensive. We were both in the screenwriting track. When her film, “Epi’s Dilemma” was made, she asked me to design the postcard. When …

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This world needs the story that only you can write. Let’s explore your possibilities. Contact me today for a free 20 minute consultation.