How do I make my own hardcover book?

How to Make a Hardcover Book in 10 Steps

  1. Assemble the content.
  2. Format your pages.
  3. Print and fold.
  4. Bind your folios together.
  5. Even out the pages.
  6. Make the hardcovers.
  7. Attach the hardcovers.
  8. Assemble the book.

How much do hardcover books cost to make?

The manufacturing cost on that came out to US $6.50 per book. For a hardcover, I used the same parameters except for binding. With casewrap binding, the cost was US $15 per book and including a dust jacket bumped that up to US $16.

How do you make a custom bind book?

  1. Step 1: Stack Your Paper Neatly in (at Least 4) Piles of 8 Sheets.
  2. Step 2: Fold Each Stack in Half.
  3. Step 3: Unfold the Paper and Turn Over.
  4. Step 4: Staple the Pages Together.
  5. Step 5: Glue the Binding Onto the Folios.
  6. Step 6: Trim the Bound Folios.
  7. Step 7: Mark and Cut Out the Cover Boards.
  8. Step 8: Make the Book Spine.

How much should a 200 page book cost?

How Is A Book Price Determined? The average cost of a paperback book with about 200 pages ranges from $18.99 to $9.99. It’s important to recognize that this price range includes traditionally published and self-published books and holds true for fiction and non-fiction titles.

Why is hardcover more expensive?

One reason that hardcover books are often more expensive than paperback books is that they use better paper and the printing process is different. Hardbacks tend to be made from thicker, more durable materials, which mean they are less easy to bend, damage or break.

What does a hardcover book include?

Hardcover books also include white endsheets adhered to the front and back of the book. If you are looking for colored or printed endsheets, sewn binding or LayFlat hardcover binding styles, Contact Us to discuss custom options.

What kind of hardcover options do we offer?

We also offer a variety of custom hardcover options including True LayFlat binding, printed endsheets, colored endsheets, ribbon markers, custom foils, custom fabrics and more! Contact Us to discuss the right custom options for you.

What is a hardcover book binding?

We believe in helping authors make their publishing dreams come true, and do our very best to help them along their journey of publishing their life’s work. What is a Hardcover Book Binding? Hardcover bound books are first perfect bound with a blank end sheet, and then trimmed to the final trim size.

What is the outside cover of the book made of?

The outside cover of the book is glued to .088″ thick book board and are wrapped in cloth, leather, or a printed sheet (typically called case wrapping). DiggyPOD offers case wrapped hardbound book binding, we do not offer cloth or leather wrapping. What is a Dust Jacket?