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Contents Quick Reference Page Layout Children's Book Family History Poetry Art Book Novel Self-Help Getting Started Editing Choosing a Book Size Choosing a Binding Style Software Image Formats Scanning Book Structure Front Matter Copyright Page Acknowledgments Dedication Table of Contents Foreword / Prologue Core Matter Margins and Bleeds Page Numbering Headers and Footers Font Sizes Font Choices Back Matter Index Registration ISBN Copyright LCCN Cover Design Make Your Own Book Cover Barcode BISAC Codes Cover Coatings Submitting a Book Submitting Files Marketing Creating a Strategy Promotional Ideas Things to Consider Miscellaneous Glossary Papers
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Self-Publishing a Novel

Our fine quality book production, professional cover design, and page layout service will give your novel the competitive edge it needs. More information on publishing your novel is available in our self-publishing guide, or by calling us toll free at 1-866-944-2999.

Common Page Sizes:
5.5” x 8.5”
6” x 9”
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Binding Styles:
Softcover (Most Common)
Hardcover
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Average Page Count:
150 - 250 pages
Recommended Fonts:
Garamond
Caslon
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Margin Settings:
0.7” (top, bottom, left, and right)
0.2" Gutter
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Full Bleed Pages:
Most Common Order:
200 Copies
Text Justification:
Full
Cover Finish:
Gloss or Matte Laminate
Dust Jacket:
Yes (hardcover format only)
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