Softcover Publishing

Please Note: Softcover, black-and-white publishing is already included in select publishing packages. This page is designed to give you more information about the service.

We want your book to last a lifetime. That’s why all of our black-and-white softcover books are formatted and printed as trade paperbacks. Trade paperback is an industry term that lets readers know the book is made of higher-quality materials, produced in a larger size and offered at a higher price than mass-market paperbacks.

Black & White

  • 5” x 8”
  • 5.5” x 8.5”
  • 6” x 9”
  • 7.5” x 9.25”
  • 8.25” x 11”

Minimum page count for softcover format: 48 pages
Minimum page count for text on the spine: 80 pages

Color Softcover

  • 8.5” x 8.5”
  • 8.5” x 11”

Minimum page count: 24 pages

The package you choose determines the number of free softcover books you receive.

Quick Facts | Softcover Publishing

We only use the high-quality paper and ink to ensure your book will last a lifetime.

Call 844.714.3454 to order

or speak to an WestBow Press team member for more information about this service

Disclaimer: Prices listed do not include applicable taxes (such as sales, use, excise, value-added, goods and services, or other tax), which will be added to the total at the time of purchase. Prices listed do include the copies of the book; the cost of shipping and handling will be calculated and charged after your book is made available for sale.