EPUB & PDF

Color, Gloss

Color, Case Wrap (Gloss) & Dust Jacket (Gloss/Matte)

$2.45


$5.75


Fixed revenue set by author


80% of Profits



90% of Profits




.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png, .pdf

.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png, .pdf, EPUB

 

 

 

MOBI, KPF & EPUB

Color, Gloss/Matte

N/A



$2.15


$7.85


List Price - (60% of List Price + Fixed Charge per book + Per Page Charge)

List Price - (40% of List Price + Fixed Charge per Book+ Per Page Charge)

35 - 70% depending on content and country in which the eBook is purchased.

PDF preferred


.doc, .docx, .txt, HTML, .pdf

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Color / Black & White

Paperback

Hardcover

Calendar

Photo Book

Distribution

Print

eBook

eBook formats

Cover Designer

Cover (paperback)

Cover (hardcover)



Unit Price: 6x9, B&W,
100 pg

Unit Price: 6x9, Color,
100 pg

Royalties for print books
in Distribution


Royalty: Print



Royalty: eBook




Files Accepted: Print


Files Accepted: eBook

Format

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Paperback Color
Hardcover B&W
Hardcover Color
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Calendars

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Black & White

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

Yes

Black & White

Color

Paperback

Hardcover

Cover (paperback)

Cover (hardcover)

Calendar

Photo Book

Ebook

Ebook Formats

Ebook Conversion Fee

ISBN Registration

Files Accepted: Print


Files Accepted: Ebook

Color, Gloss

Hardover (Gloss)
& Dust Jacket (Gloss/Matte)

PDF / EPUB

Free

Free

.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png

.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png, .pdf, EPUB

Color, Gloss / Matte


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EPUB / MOBI

Free

Free

PDF


.doc, .docx, .KPF (Kindle Create), .html, .MOBI, .ePub, .rtf, .txt, .pdf

Distribution

Royalties for Print Books
in Distribution

Royalties: Print

Royalties: Ebook

Unit Price: 6x9, B&W, 100pg

Unit Price: 6x9, Color, 100pg

Fixed revenue set by author (varies by retailer)

80% of profits

90% of profits

$2.45

$5.75

Varies by format

60% of list price minus book printing cost

70% or 35% of profits,

Starts at $2.15

Starts at $7.85

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Product Page with Preview

Shopper Ratings / Reviews

Cover Builder

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Customer Support

International Services / Support


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Color

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

Yes

Paperback

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

Yes

Hardcover

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

No

Calendars

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

No

Photo Books

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

No

Ebooks

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

Yes

Ebook Formats

Lulu

KDP Select

PDF/EPUB

EPUB/MOBI

Files Accepted: Print

Lulu


KDP Select

.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png, .pdf, .EPUB

PDF

Files Accepted: Ebook

Lulu


KDP Select

.doc, .docx, .pdf, .odt, .rtf, .jpg, .png, .pdf, EPUB

.doc, .docx, .KPF (Kindle Create), .html, .MOBI, .ePub, .rtf, .txt, .pdf

Distribution

Lulu

KDP Select

Yes

Yes

Royalties: Print

Lulu

KDP Select

80% of profits

60% of list price minus book printing cost

Royalties: Ebook

Lulu

KDP Select

90% of profits

70% or 35% of profits

Unit price: 6x9, BW, 100pg

Lulu

KDP Select

$2.45

Starts at $2.15

Unit price: 6x9, Color, 100pg

Lulu

KDP Select

$5.75

Starts at $7.85

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