Printing and Binding

From 10 copies to 10,000 copies – our Printing and Binding services will let you print your book in black or CMYK. We also provide the options of section sewing, perfect binding, hard cover and soft cover copies.

Hard cover copies can be bound in book cloth, bound with a PLC (paper laminated cover) or presented with a dust jacket. (See samples)

Samples

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Hardcover Paper Laminated

Casebound (Hardcover) Book with Paper Laminated Cover (PLC)

The cover is designed, printed, laminated for protection then adhered to the cover of the book. 

It is an extremely durable and popular method of covering the book and enables images and wording to be incorporated in the cover.

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Hardcover Buckram

Traditional Casebound (Hardcover) Book bound in cloth

The book is full bound in Buckram cloth and (optionally) gold-lettered on front and spine.

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Hardcover End Papers

Printed Endpapers

Printed endpapers are available on hardcover copies to enhance the appearance of your book.  

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Hardcover Hand and Tail Bands

Head & tail bands

Hand and tail bands are decorative pieces that are glued to the spine of the book as an embellishment and to cover the ends of the spine.

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Hardcover Round and Square Back

Round Back & Square Back (hardcovers)

Self-Publishing | Printing and Binding Sample - Softcover

Paperback (softcover)

This is the most popular and affordable option for large quantities.

The laminated cover ensures durability of a book.

Images and text can be incorporated into the cover design.