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Casewrap

Dust Jacket

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Sizes galore

With Lulu, the leader in self-publishing, there is a size for all your projects. Whether you're making a comic book, novel or business presentation, we've got the perfect size. Get Started >

Pocket
Book

Digest

A5

US
Trade

Royal

Comic
Book

Crown
Quarto

Small
Square

A4

Square

US
Letter

Landscape

Large
Landscape

Large
Square

On the inside

Choose from vibrant, full color or high quality black and white printing.

Paper

Publisher Grade

An economical option without giving up on quality. Available in 2 sizes, black & white only.

Lulu Standard

Our standard paper is available for the widest range of sizes, binding types and color options.

Premium

Our premium paper is our highest quality paper with a heavier weight and smooth silk finish. Available in 2 sizes, color only.

Make a great first impression.

The Lulu Cover Wizard makes it easy to create a professional looking cover. Choose from several themes, layouts, colors, and fonts to create a cover that best fits your book. Upload your own photos or visit Fotolia.com to receive an exclusive Lulu author discount on over 5 million photos.

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Price

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When it's time to sell

We've got the tools to help you sell your book. ISBNs, online promotion, Social networking tools, marketing tips and more.
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Book Specifications and All New Templates!

Making a professional looking book just got easier. Our downloadable templates now include simple step-by-step instructions and formatting for common book sections.

Paper Type:

Publisher Grade


Standard


Premium


Trim Size Binding Pages Color Templates
Digest 5.5 x 8.5 in. Perfect 80-740 Black and White Download Zip File (364k)
US Letter 8.5 x 11 in. Perfect 80-740 Black and White Download Zip File (384k)
Perfect 32-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (384k)
Saddle Stitch 1-88 Black and White Color Download Zip File (384k)
Coil Bound 1-470 Black and White Color Download Zip File (384k)
Pocket Book 4.25 x 6.87 in. Perfect 40-740 Black and White Download Zip File (348k)
A5 5.83 x 8.26 in. Perfect 32-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (368k)
Saddle Stitch 1-88 Black and White Color Download Zip File (368k)
Coil Bound 1-470 Black and White Download Zip File (368k)
US Trade 6 x 9 in. Perfect 32-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
Saddle Stitch 1-88 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
Coil Bound 1-470 Black and White Download Zip File (360k)
Casewrap 24-800 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
Dust Jacket 24-800 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
Royal 6.13 x 9.21 in. Perfect 68-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (368k)
Comic Book 6.625 x 10.25 in. Perfect 32-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (372k)
Crown Quarto 7.44 x 9.68 in. Perfect 68-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (384k)
Small Square 7.5 x 7.5 in. Perfect 32-500 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
A4 8.26 x 11.69 in. Perfect 68-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (376k)
Saddle Stitch 3-88 Black and White Color Download Zip File (376k)
Coil Bound 3-400 Black and White Color Download Zip File (376k)
Square 8.5 x 8.5 in. Perfect 32-740 Black and White Color Download Zip File (368k)
Saddle Stitch 1-88 Color Download Zip File (368k)
Landscape 9 x 7 in. Perfect 32-500 Black and White Color Download Zip File (360k)
Saddle Stitch 1-56 Color Download Zip File (360k)
Large Hardcover 8.25 x 10.75 in. Casewrap 24-800 Black and White Color Download Zip File (392k)
Large Landscape 12.75 x 10.75 in. Premium Casewrap 20-250 Color Download Zip File (344k)
Large Square 12 x 12 in. Premium Casewrap 20-250 Color Download Zip File (385k)

Selling through online book retailers such as Amazon and Barnes and Noble restricts the number of options available. Learn more about ISBNs and retail sales.