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There are several ways to purchase Floating Word Press books. Just pick the option that is the most convenient for you!

Online Purchasing:

Books may be purchased directly from this website by adding the item you wish to purchase to your shopping cart through Paypal. We accept Visa and MasterCard for online purchases. Your order will be confirmed by e-mail. Your charge card will not be billed until we receive your order and verify inventory and shipping charges.

credit cards
For Wholesale Ordering
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Other Purchasing Options:

You may also order books by phone, fax, or mail using the contact information shown below:
Customer Service Department
Floating Word Press, LLC
1017 SW Morrison St. #215
Portland, Oregon 97205
Toll-Free: 877-356-9673
Fax: 503-973-5433

We accept Visa or MasterCard for phone or fax orders and Visa, MasterCard or checks
by mail.

Discount Schedule for U.S. Book Retailers & Libraries, or Individuals
(Wholesalers contact us for special terms and conditions)

Quantity of Order Percent of Discount
2-4 copies 20%
5-99 copies 40%
100 + copies 50%

(We will pay shipping if you order 15 or more books.)


Our Trade paperbacks are also available from our distributor/wholesalers:
Baker & Taylor: Tel 800.775.1100 / Fax 800.775.7480
Brodart Company: Tel 800.233.8467 / Fax 570.326.1479

Shipping Information:

Continental USA
All orders are packed and shipped directly from our company headquarters. Your order normally will be shipped within 48 business hours of receipt. Within the continental United States, you may choose to have your order shipped by USPS United States Post Office Media Mail or UPS ground service. The media mail shipping charge is $4.00 for the first book and $0.50 for each additional book. At non-peak mail times, media mail items usually arrive within 7 to 14 days. Faster UPS ground service is available in the continental U.S. for $7.50 for the first book and $0.50 for each additional book. You must provide a street address for UPS service.

Destinations Outside the USA
All Canadian orders are shipped airmail through the United States Post Office. The shipping charge is $4.50 plus 20% of the order subtotal. For other shipping destinations outside the United States, our standard shipping is United States Post Office surface shipping. The shipping charge is $4.50 plus 20% of the order subtotal. Allow approximately 12 weeks for delivery. For airmail, please call or e-mail us to discuss the shipping charge for your order. The shipping charge for airmail is the actual cost of mailing plus $1.50 for handling.


In a rush? Call or email us for other services and rates.

Payment Terms:

Net 30 days for established, credit approved customers. New customers can apply for Net 30 terms, send money order or check prior to shipment, or pay by credit card. (To open an account, email us for specifics.)

Membership in the following organizations: The Independent Book Publishers Association (PMA) & Small Publishers Association of North American (SPAN)
Floating Word Press, LLC., 1017 SW Morrison St. #215, Portland, OR. 97205
877.356.9673 • Fax: 503.973.5433
FWP Standard Address Number (SAN)#: 851-030X
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