Hardcover Books

Designed to last for years, this sturdy format will compliment any reader's collection.

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hardcover book printing

Interior Page Details

Interior pages are printed digitally in black and white or color. Our most popular paper is 60# white Lynx Opaque Offset. Other uncoated and coated interior paper stocks and colors are also available for hardcover books. Check out the Quote Generator for all of our standard options or Contact Us to discuss more custom options.

Cover Details

We offer three styles of covers for hardcover books:

  • Printed Hardcover — This cover, printed on 100# Titan Book paper stock, is first treated with either UV coating or lamination. Covers are then wrapped and glued around the coverboards that comprise the cover.
  • Cloth Hardcover — We offer 11 colors of cloth and 5 colors of imitation leather, shown below. Each cloth cover includes foil stamping of the front cover and spine in either gold, silver or white . If you are looking for a foil or cloth color, Contact Us to discuss custom options!
  • Cloth Hardcover with Printed Dustjacket — This is the same as the cloth hardcover with foil stamping with the addition of a full-color dustjacket. Dustjackets are printed on 100# Titan Book paper stock and then finished with UV coating or laminated in either gloss or soft-touch matte.
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Hardcover Features


Our standard hardcover books include the following features and more! Check out the Quote Generator for all of our standard options or Contact Us to discuss more custom options.

  • Black & white or full color interior pages
  • Custom die foil stamping for cloth covers
  • Fabric, imitation leather OR full-color printed cover
  • Page counts from 24 to 900 pages
  • Sizes from 4x5 to 8.5x11

Binding Details

The interior pages are adhesive (PUR) bound, reinforced and attached to the hardcover board. 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.

Foil Stamping

Each book is unique and deserves a unique die for the cloth or imitation leather covers. Every cover will have a custom copper die that will be made for stamping of both the front cover and spine. You may follow the Hardcover Stamping instructions and submit a PDF die mockup or we can create one for you using your title pages. Dies can be stamped in our standard gold, silver, or white foil. If you are looking for a custom foil color or have questions about your die, Contact Us about your book.

Standard Fabric Colors (ArrestoxB)

We offer 11 standard colors (see below). Colors below are approximate and may appear different on your final books. The vellum fabrics are solid, while the linens have a subtle linen texture.

Cranberry Linen
BL-64150

Scarlet Vellum
BV-67000

Hunter Vellum
BV-59000

Fern Linen
BL-53500

Blue Canvas Linen
BL-43000

Blue Ribbon Linen
BL-42600

Hickory Linen
BL031500

Canvas Linen
Bl-10050

Black Vellum
BV-19990

Chili Pepper Linen
BL-63200

Flare Vellum
BV-65100

Imitation Leather

We offer 5 standard colors to choose from (see below). Imitation leather costs about 90¢ more per book than the standard fabrics shown above. Colors below are approximate and may appear different on your final books. Imitation leather has a marbled texture.

Dark Red Mission
1804 MN

Med Blue Mission
1846 MN

Med Green Mission
1835 MN

Dark Brown Levant
1869 KL

Black Mission
1875 MN

Custom Options

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.


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