How much does it cost to print a book?

See a ballpark price

These prices include:

  • Full-color cover with gloss lamination
  • Standard cover stock (12 pt C1S)
  • Standard interior text stock (60 lb. white)
  • Page counts between 32-900 for softcover, 24-900 for hardcover and 20-450 for spiral
  • Any size between 4-8.5 inches in width by 5 to 11 inches in height
  • Quantities from 25 to 2000 books
  • Prepress Review
  • Online proof

These prices don't include:

  • Printed proofs
  • Overruns
  • Shipping costs (UPS Ground)
  • Design work or file alteration
  • Matte lamination
  • Dustjackets for cloth bound hardcovers
  • Coated or heavy-weight interior papers
  • The above items are available, get a custom quote!

What a softcover book may cost per book

softcover cost

5.5x8.5 • Black & White Interior pages

5.5x8.5 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

2.96 @ 100 books

2.33 @ 250 books

2.06 @ 500 books

50 pages

4.91 @ 100 books

3.95 @ 250 books

3.42 @ 500 books

150 pages

4.29 @ 100 books

3.55 @ 250 books

3.26 @ 500 books

150 pages

8.83 @ 100 books

7.50 @ 250 books

7.00 @ 500 books

300 pages

6.28 @ 100 books

5.44 @ 250 books

5.08 @ 500 books

300 pages

14.43 @ 100 books

12.91 @ 250 books

12.10 @ 500 books

6x9 • Black & White Interior pages

6x9 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

3.01 @ 100 books

2.37 @ 250 books

2.10 @ 500 books

50 pages

4.95 @ 100 books

3.99 @ 250 books

3.45 @ 500 books

150 pages

4.42 @ 100 books

3.68 @ 250 books

3.39 @ 500 books

150 pages

8.94 @ 100 books

7.60 @ 250 books

7.10 @ 500 books

300 pages

6.54 @ 100 books

5.69 @ 250 books

5.32 @ 500 books

300 pages

14.64 @ 100 books

13.11 @ 250 books

12.29 @ 500 books

8.5x11 • Black & White Interior pages

8.5x11 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

3.68 @ 100 books

2.95 @ 250 books

2.67 @ 500 books

50 pages

7.20 @ 100 books

5.70 @ 250 books

5.22 @ 500 books

150 pages

6.10 @ 100 books

5.24 @ 250 books

4.88 @ 500 books

150 pages

14.31 @ 100 books

12.76 @ 250 books

11.94 @ 500 books

300 pages

9.62 @ 100 books

8.61 @ 250 books

8.21 @ 500 books

300 pages

24.89 @ 100 books

22.74 @ 250 books

22.15 @ 500 books

 

What a printed & laminated hardcover book may cost per book

softcover cost

5.5x8.5 • Black & White Interior pages

5.5x8.5 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

14.39 @ 100 books

11.99 @ 250 books

10.77 @ 500 books

50 pages

16.34 @ 100 books

13.61 @ 250 books

12.13 @ 500 books

150 pages

16.06 @ 100 books

13.49 @ 250 books

11.98 @ 500 books

150 pages

20.61 @ 100 books

17.44 @ 250 books

15.71 @ 500 books

300 pages

19.07 @ 100 books

15.98 @ 250 books

14.12 @ 500 books

300 pages

27.22 @ 100 books

23.45 @ 250 books

21.14 @ 500 books

6x9 • Black & White Interior pages

6x9 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

14.44 @ 100 books

12.04 @ 250 books

10.81 @ 500 books

50 pages

16.38 @ 100 books

13.65 @ 250 books

12.17 @ 500 books

150 pages

16.20 @ 100 books

13.62 @ 250 books

12.10 @ 500 books

150 pages

20.72 @ 100 books

17.54 @ 250 books

15.81 @ 500 books

300 pages

19.33 @ 100 books

16.23 @ 250 books

14.36 @ 500 books

300 pages

27.43 @ 100 books

23.65 @ 250 books

21.33 @ 500 books

8.5x11 • Black & White Interior pages

8.5x11 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

16.63 @ 100 books

13.98 @ 250 books

12.17 @ 500 books

50 pages

20.16 @ 100 books

16.73 @ 250 books

14.73 @ 500 books

150 pages

19.80 @ 100 books

16.33 @ 250 books

14.44 @ 500 books

150 pages

28.00 @ 100 books

23.85 @ 250 books

21.51 @ 500 books

300 pages

24.75 @ 100 books

20.10 @ 250 books

18.20 @ 500 books

300 pages

40.02 @ 100 books

34.23 @ 250 books

32.13 @ 500 books

 

What a cloth hardcover book may cost per book

hardcover cost

5.5x8.5 • Black & White Interior pages

5.5x8.5 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

17.41 @ 100 books

13.64 @ 250 books

11.96 @ 500 books

50 pages

19.36 @ 100 books

15.26 @ 250 books

13.33 @ 500 books

150 pages

19.08 @ 100 books

15.14 @ 250 books

13.17 @ 500 books

150 pages

23.63 @ 100 books

19.09 @ 250 books

16.91 @ 500 books

300 pages

22.09 @ 100 books

17.63 @ 250 books

15.31 @ 500 books

300 pages

30.24 @ 100 books

25.10 @ 250 books

22.33 @ 500 books

6x9 • Black & White Interior pages

6x9 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

17.46 @ 100 books

13.69 @ 250 books

12.01 @ 500 books

50 pages

19.40 @ 100 books

15.30 @ 250 books

13.37 @ 500 books

150 pages

19.22 @ 100 books

15.27 @ 250 books

13.30 @ 500 books

150 pages

23.74 @ 100 books

19.19 @ 250 books

17.01 @ 500 books

300 pages

22.35 @ 100 books

17.88 @ 250 books

15.55 @ 500 books

300 pages

30.45 @ 100 books

25.30 @ 250 books

22.52 @ 500 books

8.5x11 • Black & White Interior pages

8.5x11 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

20.50 @ 100 books

16.67 @ 250 books

14.03@ 500 books

50 pages

24.03 @ 100 books

19.42 @ 250 books

16.58 @ 500 books

150 pages

23.67 @ 100 books

19.02 @ 250 books

16.30 @ 500 books

150 pages

31.87 @ 100 books

26.54 @ 250 books

23.37 @ 500 books

300 pages

28.62 @ 100 books

22.79 @ 250 books

20.05 @ 500 books

300 pages

43.89 @ 100 books

36.92 @ 250 books

33.99 @ 500 books

 

What a spiral book may cost per book (standard black coil)

spiral cost

5.5x8.5 • Black & White Interior pages

5.5x8.5 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

3.71 @ 100 books

3.13 @ 250 books

2.83 @ 500 books

50 pages

5.66 @ 100 books

4.75 @ 250 books

4.19 @ 500 books

150 pages

5.49 @ 100 books

4.73 @ 250 books

4.49 @ 500 books

150 pages

10.03 @ 100 books

8.63 @ 250 books

8.22 @ 500 books

300 pages

8.59 @ 100 books

7.60 @ 250 books

6.80 @ 500 books

300 pages

16.74 @ 100 books

15.07 @ 250 books

13.82 @ 500 books

6x9 • Black & White Interior pages

6x9 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

3.76 @ 100 books

3.17 @ 250 books

2.87 @ 500 books

50 pages

5.70 @ 100 books

4.79 @ 250 books

4.23 @ 500 books

150 pages

5.62 @ 100 books

4.86 @ 250 books

4.61 @ 500 books

150 pages

10.14 @ 100 books

8.78 @ 250 books

8.32 @ 500 books

300 pages

8.85 @ 100 books

7.84 @ 250 books

7.04 @ 500 books

300 pages

16.95 @ 100 books

15.27 @ 250 books

14.01 @ 500 books

8.5x11 • Black & White Interior pages

8.5x11 • Color Interior pages

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

 

100 books

250 books

500 books

50 pages

4.75 @ 100 books

3.90 @ 250 books

3.67 @ 500 books

50 pages

8.27 @ 100 books

6.65 @ 250 books

6.22 @ 500 books

150 pages

8.02 @ 100 books

7.04 @ 250 books

6.25 @ 500 books

150 pages

16.23 @ 100 books

14.56 @ 250 books

13.31 @ 500 books

300 pages

13.09 @ 100 books

11.06 @ 250 books

10.11 @ 500 books

300 pages

28.36 @ 100 books

25.19 @ 250 books

24.04 @ 500 books

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