Economical high quality composition and book production services

Working from publisher-supplied copy-edited manuscripts, we deliver POD-ready books for less than $3/page.

Deliverables:

  • Composed book and cover
  • Preview and correction round
  • Print-ready PDF
  • Pre-flight to insure font embedding and full compliance with POD supplier specification
  • Delivery to CreateSpace or other POD supplier
  • e-formats
  • Optional: XML first workflow

Pricing

$2-$3/page depending on complexity, which puts the cost per book under $1000 for most titles.

We offer these standard templates. Click on any template number link to download a zipped PDF sample. 

Template

Style

Trim Size

Fonts

1

Title, Subtitle, Dropcap, Chapter Title, Heading 1, Footnote Heading, Figure Caption, Running Header

5.5 x 8.5

Myriad, Avenir,  Cambria, MinionPro, Papyrus

2

Title, Subtitle, Chapter Title, Running Header, Figure Caption,  Heading 1, Bullet List

5.5 x 8.5

Times new Roman, Minion pro, Helvetica, Calibrib, Gothic, Arial, Book Antiqua, Palatino

3

Title, Subtitle, Chapter Title, Running Header, Figure Caption,  Heading 1, Bullet List, Abstract Text

5.5 x 8.5

Times new Roman, Minion pro, Helvetica, Calibrib, Gothic, Arial, Book Antiqua, Palatino, Garamond

4

Title, Subtitle, Chapter Title, Running Header, Figure Caption,  Heading 1, Heading 2, Bullet List, Abstract Text, References

6 x 9

Times, Minion pro, Helvetica, Calibrib,  Arial, Book Antiqua

5

Title, Subtitle, Chapter Title, Running Header, Figure Caption,  Heading 1, Heading 2, Bullet List, Abstract Text, References

8 x 10

Times, Minion pro, Helvetica, Cambria,  Arial, Book Antiqua, Century Gothic

6

Title, Subtitle, Chapter Title, Running Header, Figure Caption,  Heading 1, Heading 2, Bullet List, Abstract Text, References

7 x 9

Times, Minion pro, Helvetica, Cambria,  Arial, Book Antiqua, Myriad, Sabon

Standard pricing will apply to any of these 6 templates. We will create a new template from your typographic specifications for an additional charge of $25.