Pricing for Paperback & Hardback Books

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Innovo Authors Save $4 to $5 Dollars Per Book on Printing Costs! That's $500 in SAVINGS on an order of only 100 Books!

Innovo Authors Control Their Wholesale & Retail Prices! That's Right--YOU SET THE PRICES--So they are realistic and competitive!

Innovo's Authors know their printing costs upfront in WRITTEN QUOTES and in the contract.  No need to guess what you costs are going to be to print your book.  We call this our Clear Cost Model, which is transparent, simple and a great value for Christian and wholesome self publishers like you. 

Email (info@innovopublishing.com) or Call (1-888-546-2111) for Specific Quotes or Larger Page Counts (up to 1200 pages) for B&W Interior & Full Color Cover Books. 

Innovo Publishing has one of the largest selection of trim sizes and binding options available in the Christian publishing industry.
  • Paperback trim sizes range from 4.4 x 7 inches to 8.5 x 11 inches.  
    • Our most popular options include 5.5 x 8.5 and 6 x 9.  
    • Our 8 x 8 and 8.5 x 8.5 square options are popular for Children's books and specialty books.  
    • We carry dozens of other trim options as well.  
  • Hardback trim sizes range from 5 x 8 inches to 8.5 x 11 inches.  
    • Our most popular options include 5.5 x 8.5 and 6 x 9.  
    • Our 8 x 8 and 8.5 x 8.5 square options are popular for Children's books and specialty books.  
    • We carry 7 x 10 and 8 X 10 and many other options. 
Binding options include Saddle Stitched and Perfect Binding for paperbacks, and Case Laminate, and Cloth with Dust Jacket for hardbacks.
    • Saddle Stitched Paperback (i.e., paperback cover is stappled to bookblock; creates a creased/folded spine; used for very thin paperback books like children's paperback books or phamplets and magazines.)
    • Perfect Bound Paperback (i.e., paperback cover is pressed and glued to bookblock; creates a flat smooth spine; used for nearly all trade paperback books sold.)
    • Case Laminate Hardback (i.e., smooth printable hardcover is glued to bookblock; creates a smooth rounded spine; often used with textbooks and books of any genre requiring a smooth glossy cover finish; very durable.)
    • Cloth Hardback with Dust Jacket (i.e, cloth hardback covers with foil stamp on spine and covered with a dust jacket; cloth hardcover is glued to bookblock and dust jacket is wrapped over the cloth hardcover; creates a rounded spine often used with novels, picture books and books of any genre requiring a dust jacket.)

Innovo's Manufacturing Cost Structure: Our book manufacturing and printing charges are based on the size of the book, the number and type of pages printed (color vs. black & white) and the type of binding and cover used (hardcover vs. paperback) and other factors. A surcharge may apply to smll book orders.

How Innovo Publishes - Detail

  • Traditional Publishing
  • Cooperative Publishing
  • Independent Publishing
  • Submit Your Manuscript Here

Traditional Publishing Tab with Info

Innovo acquires book, music, screenplay, or film rights, and pays the author/artist/agent an advance and royalties. Innovo funds all costs to publish the Title. Author/Artist/Agent makes no financial commitments.

  • Author/Artist/Agent submits Christian title (manuscript, music, screenplay, film) using Innovo's upload tool or as agreed beforehand.
  • Agent submissions are encouraged and welcome for traditional publishing consideration, although direct Author/Artist submissions are also accepted.
  • Innovo reviews submissions for quality, style, and market match.
  • If selected, Innovo offers a contract and acquires all title rights.
  • Innovo pays an advance to author/artist and pays royalties on each copy sold.
  • Innovo prepares, publishes, and markets title.
  • Innovo assumes the financial risk for projects and funds the entire publishing effort.

 

Submission Considerations

  • As a traditional royalty publisher, Innovo is highly selective and will acquire and invest in a moderate number of titles/submissions each year.
  • All submissions must be in electronic format and submitted using the upload form on this page (unless otherwise agreed in advance).
  • Agent submissions are encouraged and welcome for Traditional royalty publishing considerations. Authors'/Artists' direct submissions are also accepted.
  • Proposals/submissions for books should include the following: Working Title, Length/Word Count, Genre Type, Main Topic/Theme, Target Audience, List of Similar Published Titles, Marketing/Promotion Ideas, Completion/Target Completion Date, Book Summary (500 words or less), Table of Contents (Major headings only),  Sample Chapter(s) or complete manuscript if available.
  • Music submissions preferred in MP3, WMA or ACC digital formats.  Video submissions preferred in MP4, AVI or WMV formats.
  • Innovo pays author/artist an advance and royalty payments which are outlined in writing in the contract.
  • All submissions must align with Innovo's published Statement of Faith or it will not be considered. Innovo Publishing is a conservative, evangelical Christian publisher.  We do not publish "prosperity gospel" titles or similar.
  • Due to the volume of submissions received, response time will vary, but is usually within 3 to 6 weeks.
  • Submissions will not be returned.
  • Innovo publishes professional Christian and wholesome books, ebooks, audiobooks, music, screenplays and film globally.
  • Questions should be sent to info@innovopublishing.com.

Cooperative Publishing Tab with InfoInnovo & Author share financial commitments and royalties. Author retains rights. Innovo acquires time-bound exclusivity. Author investment is 100% refundable and a Traditional contract will be offered based on sales.

  • Author/Artist/Agent submits Christian title (manuscript, music, screenplay or film) using Innovo's upload tool below.
  • Innovo reviews submissions for quality, style, and market match.
  • If selected, Innovo offers a custom cooperative contract and acquires limited/time-bound exclusivity to publish.
  • Author retains ownership and copyright of Title.
  • Innovo & Author split royalties as agreed in written contract terms.
  • Innovo prepares and publishes title per written agreement.
  • Innovo refunds 100% of Author/Artist Publishing Package investment and converts the contract to a Traditional Publishing agreement provided targeted sales outlined in the contract are met.

 

Submission Considerations

  • Innovo will acquire and invest in a moderate number of cooperative titles/submissions each year. Competition for selection is strong
  • All submissions must be in electronic format and submitted using the upload form on this page (unless otherwise agreed in advance).
  • Proposals/submissions for books should include the following: Working Title, Length/Word Count, Genre Type, Main Topic/Theme, Target Audience, Similar Published Titles, Marketing/Promotion Ideas, Completion/Target Completion Date, Book Summary (500 words or less), Table of Contents (Major headings only),  Sample Chapter(s) or complete manuscript if available.
  • Music submissions preferred in MP3, WMA or ACC digital formats.  Video submissions preferred in MP4, AVI or WMV formats.
  • Author/Artist royalty payments are outlined in writing in the contract. Royalties are split between publisher and Author/Artist. Innovo acquires limited, time-bound exclusivity to publish title. Author retains ownership and copyright.
  • Author/Artist investment is 100% refunded and Traditional Publishing contract offered when target book sales outlined in the contract are met.
  • All submissions must align with Innovo's published Statement of Faith or they will not be considered. Innovo Publishing is a conservative, evangelical Christian publisher.  We do not publish "prosperity gospel" titles or similar.
  • Due to the volume of submissions received, response time will vary, but is usually within 3 to 6 weeks.
  • Submissions will not be returned.
  • Innovo publishes professional Christian and wholesome books, ebooks, audiobooks, music, screenplays, and courses globally.

    Questions should be sent to info@innovopublishing.com.

Independent Publishing Tab with InfoAuthor/Artist retains all title rights, funds all costs to publish title, and receives 100% royalties. No minimum Tite order required. Innovo provides turn-key publishing services.

  • Author/Artist/Agent submits Christian title (manuscript, music, screenplay, or film) using Innovo's upload tool below.
  • Innovo reviews submissions for quality, style, and market match.
  • If selected, Innovo offers contract and the Author retains all title rights.
  • Author/Artist receives 100% royalties on each copy sold.
  • Author/Artist/Organization pays Innovo to prepare, publish, and market title.
  • Innovo provides turn-key Christian publishing services and access to the world for Christ through thousands of wholesalers, resellers, and retailers.

 

Submission Considerations

  • All submissions must be in electronic format and submitted using the upload form on this page (unless otherwise agreed in advance).
  • Innovo offers free reviews and free written critiques to assess the publishing readiness of your manuscript, music, screenplay or film.
  • Every independently (self) published Christian book must meet exacting editorial and design standards to be published by Innovo. Prior to acceptance for publication, Innovo will identify any required enhancements, and the author may address the enhancements themselves or use Innovo's professional services.
  • Authors are encouraged to provide the following information with their Christian book submissions: Working Title, Length/Word Count, Genre Type, Main Topic/Theme, Target Audience, Similar Published Titles, Marketing/Promotion Ideas, Completion/Target Completion Date, Book Summary (500 words or less), Table of Contents (Major headings only),  Sample Chapter(s) or complete manuscript if available.
  • Christian Music submissions preferred in MP3, WMA or ACC digital formats. Christian screenplay submission preferred in Word or native screenplay software. Christian Film submissions preferred in MP4, AVI or WMV formats.
  • Royalty payments and all terms are outlined in writing in the author agreement/contract prior to work beginning.
  • All submissions must align with Innovo's published Statement of Faith or it will not be considered. Innovo Publishing is a conservative, evangelical Christian publisher.  We do not publish "prosperity gospel" titles or similar.
  • Due to the volume of submissions received, response time will vary, but is usually within 3 to 6 weeks.
  • Submissions will not be returned.
  • Innovo publishes professional Christian and wholesome books, ebooks, audiobooks, music, and films globally.
  • Questions should be sent to info@innovopublishing.com

 

 

 

 

 

   

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