How Much Does It Cost to Print a Book on Your Own?

$A few years back, getting a book published was a tough task, but it is not anymore. Although, people have a regular question that “how much does print a book cost?”

Earlier, you had to find printers and almost beg them for printing, color enhancement, binding, and countless other tasks. Now, it is as easy as ordering a book from an e-store. With our help, you can get the book published in the blink of an eye. However, the cost depends upon the kind of paper and print you opt for. Being a self-publishing writer, you can contact us and get an expected quote for your order. You also get a customization option with us.

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Book Printing Price Charts

Everyone wants to get an economical price when they print a book. How can they know the book printing and binding price right now before they start printing a book? You may check our online quote to get custom book printing prices. If you are not familiar with the book specifications and you also want to know an estimate price right now, the following examples can give you an idea. From these price examples, you may check your budget.

All prints are full-color printing, the total price is EXW our factory price and the currency is US dollar.

 

Saddle stitch book printing and binding prices

  • Book size: 8.5″ x 11″ or 8.5″ x 8.5″
  • Printing: full color printing
  • Book cover: 250gsm gloss or matte art paper with gloss or matte lamination outside
  • Book interior: 128gsm gloss art paper or matte art paper

Quantity

Page count

1002005008001000200030005000
8$182$231$278$332$347$490$680$1055
12$240$306$365$431$454$626$862$1336
16$228$292$357$418$445$651$893$1401
20$288$367$444$518$551$788$1076$1682
24$293$375$458$553$591$853$1171$1836
28$351$449$547$654$697$990$1354$2149
32$339$437$537$642$689$1015$1384$2214

Updated on June 11,2021

 

Paperback book printing and binding prices

  • Book size: 8.5″ x 11″ or 8.5″ x 8.5″
  • Printing: full color printing
  • Book cover: 250gsm art paper with gloss lamination or matte lamination
  • Book interior: 157gsm art paper,
  • Binding: Sewn and perfect binding.

Quantity

Page count

1002005008001000200030005000
40$441$569$708$852$910$1361$1881$3042
48$490$633$791$943$1018$1546$2162$3460
56$557$721$902$1090$1181$1778$2484$4005
64$604$784$985$1190$1290$1964$2736$4424

Updated on June 11,2021

  • Book size: 8.5″ x 11″ or 8.5″ x 8.5″
  • Printing: full color printing
  • Book cover: 250gsm art paper with gloss lamination or matte lamination
  • Book interior: 128gsm art paper,
  • Binding: Sewn and perfect binding.

Quantity

Page count

1002005008001000200030005000
72$648$835$1032$1246$1342$1992$2749$4355
80$696$897$1111$1338$1442$2158$2971$4747
88$759$979$1212$1475$1590$2365$3255$5197
96$806$955$1293$1566$1690$2531$3476$5557
104$870$1123$1398$1704$1837$2764$3760$6005
112$917$1184$1482$1795$1938$2932$3983$6367
120$981$1266$1587$1933$2086$3138$4268$6847
128$1028$1328$1670$2023$2186$3305$4488$7208
136$1092$1410$1775$2162$2333$3511$4802$7657
144$1139$1472$1858$2252$2433$3677$5024$8018
152$1202$1553$1963$2390$2580$3885$5308$8466
160$1250$1615$2045$2481$2680$4050$5531$8828
168$1313$1697$2150$2619$2827$4257$5815$9308
176$1361$1759$2234$2710$2928$4423$6036$9670
184$1424$1841$2339$2848$3075$4630$6321$10118
192$1471$1903$2421$2939$3176$4797$6543$10480
200$1535$1984$2526$3076$3323$5004$6827$10928
208$1582$2046$2609$3167$3423$5170$7049$11289
216$1646$2128$2714$3306$3596$5403$7362$11769
224$1693$2190$2797$3396$3696$5569$7584$12131
232$1756$2272$2902$3534$3843$5777$7869$12579
240$1803$2333$2984$3625$3944$5943$8089$12941
248$1867$2415$3090$3762$4090$6149$8375$13389

Updated on June 11,2021

Please check our online printing quote for more prices.

 

Hardcover book printing and binding prices

  • Book size: 8.5″ x 11″ or 8.5″ x 8.5″
  • Printing: full color printing
  • Book cover: 157gsm art paper with gloss lamination or matte lamination
  • Board thickness: 2.5mm
  • End sheets: 140gsm offset paper (blank end sheets)
  • Book interior paper: 128gsm art paper
  • Binding: Sewn and hardcover binding.

Quantity

Page count

1002005008001000200030005000
32$755$852$1055$1389$1614$2880$4093$6464
40$839$945$1165$1533$1766$3086$4360$6841
48$903$1018$1253$1628$1871$3252$4567$7141
56$986$1110$1363$1771$2023$3458$4833$7517
64$1052$1182$1451$1866$2128$3625$5041$7846
72$1135$1275$1561$2009$2281$3831$5307$8222
80$1199$1346$1652$2105$2385$3997$5513$8523
88$1283$1440$1765$2248$2538$4203$5782$8898
96$1346$1512$1857$2343$2641$4369$5988$9199
104$1431$1606$1971$2486$2821$4604$6283$9604
112$1495$1677$2063$2581$2926$4771$6490$9905
120$1579$1770$2177$2724$3079$4976$6758$10280
128$1643$1842$2268$2820$3182$5143$6964$10581
136$1727$1934$2383$2963$3336$5349$7231$10957
144$1791$2007$2474$3057$3441$5516$7439$11258
152$1875$2100$2587$3202$3593$5721$7705$11662
160$1939$2172$2679$3324$3698$5888$7911$11963
168$2023$2265$2793$3467$3850$6094$8179$12339
176$2087$2336$2885$3562$3954$6260$8386$12640
184$2171$2430$2999$3706$4106$6467$8681$13016
192$2235$2502$3091$3800$4211$6633$8888$13316
200$2318$2594$3205$3944$4363$6838$9156$13721
208$2383$2666$3295$4039$4467$7005$9362$14021
216$2466$2759$3410$4182$4620$7211$9628$14397
224$2531$2831$3501$4277$4724$7405$9835$14697
232$2615$2924$3617$4420$4878$7612$10103$15074
240$2678$2996$3708$4515$4982$7779$10310$15403
248$2762$3089$3822$4659$5135$7984$10576$15779

Updated $on October 5,2021

If you need more prices, please check our online printing quote.

 

Board book printing and binding prices

  • Book size: 7″ x 7″
  • Printing: full color printing
  • Binding: Self-cover board book binding
  • Book cover and interior: 350gsm C1S paper glued together and with gloss or matte lamination each page, round corner.

Quantity

Page count

5001000200030004000500060007000
20$1454$2263$3943$5492$7156$8648$10376$12074
22$1502$2371$4105$5709$7429$8975$10757$12511
24$1502$2371$4105$5709$7429$8975$10757$12511
26$1809$2764$4671$6449$8342$10061$12049$13990
28$1809$2764$4671$6449$8342$10061$12049$13990
30$2007$3099$5279$7360$9540$11531$13852$16097
32$2007$3099$5279$7360$9540$11531$13852$16097

Updated on June 17,2021

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Things You Must Know to Print a Book

You must be aware of different things before choosing book printing. First, you should know the kind of paper you wish to have for your book. Among the different kinds of paper we offer, you can choose glossy, uncoated, etc. Most of your budget depends upon the paper hat you choose for printing. Second, you should the kind of binding you want for your book. Finally, determine the kind of cover surface you want. We offer spot UV, foil stamping, lamination, and many others.

Kinds of Bookbinding Options We Offer

We offer a variety of bookbinding options so that you can select the best one for your book. Here are the most commonly chosen book binding kinds.

Hardcover Binding:

If you are searching for an option for photography, art, and extremely high-quality books, then this is an efficient choice. It helps print a book in maintaining the book intact and extend its life. It also enhances the overall appearance of the book.

Perfect Binding:

Perfect binding gives the book a visually perfect and professional appearance. People usually choose this binding for storybooks and student books.

Coiled Binding:

This is the right binding option if you want your books to lay even easily. You can turn the pages more easily and keeping the book on a smooth platform becomes easier.

Saddle Binding:

For books with lesser pages, textbooks, entertainment books, and the like, saddle binding is an effective option. It is also efficient for people who do not require ultra-premium binding. Moreover, the binding can be chosen for textbooks and instruction manuals too.

Wire-O Binding:

It gives your books a fine binding feel. This is beneficial for cook books, coffee-table books and similar purpose books.

You can determine the overall budget from the kind of binding you choose. We have some price charts as well to give you an idea about the cost. Choose the most appropriate one to print a book.

 

The Last Step to Print a Book on Your Own

After setting everything and knowing an estimated cost that you will incur, it is time to choose the typeset of the book if you want to print a book with text. Digital print and offset print is another good option for you. For less than 100 pcs, digital printing is less expensive, but for 100 or more pieces, offset printing is a better choice. Nonetheless, offset printing reveals the original colors of your book.

If you have been searching for a book printing service that can satisfy your budget, we are here to help print a book. At QINPrinting, we provide all types of book printing including hardcover and softcover books to the customers. You just have to work on the specifications, and an online quote will be there in no time. You can also download the PDF version of our printing quotes from our website. Do not wait any more, and visit us today to get the best printing quotes for your book.