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We Design Beautiful Books!

Aesthetics matter. Trust our designers to make your book look good.

Our team of highly talented book designers can take care of all your book design needs. We charge £30 per hour for design work, or you can take advantage of one of our set priced design services below.

Our Book Design service is available as stand alone service, and can be purchased without any printed material, please contact us for more information. 

Design Services Available.

Book Cover Layout £30.00

Not sure how to set up your cover up for print? Our cover layout service is here to help, let us know the following information:

  1. Preferred font
  2. Title and author name placement
  3. Colour or Image for background
  4. Image for placement
  5. Text for the spine (dependant on size of spine)
  6. Blurb / text on back cover
  7. Size and placement of text on back cover
  8. Placement of ISBN & Barcode

This service includes 30 minutes of design time, one set of alterations and a final PDF proof for approval, further amendments/proofs will be charged at £30.00. 


Book Cover Design £190.00

Our cover design service is here to create original and eye catching artwork from scratch. Following a completed brief we will digitally source you images and create a cover to match your vision and bring your book to life!

Cover Design including spine includes 3 hours of design time and one set of alterations, and a further PDF proof for approval, further amendments/new proof will be charged at £30.00. 


Book Cover Illustration £400.00

Our highly talented designers can bring your unique vision to life by creating digitally drawn illustrations for your cover, no one else will have these images, they will be created just for you!

Following a completed brief which will include how you would like your cover to look and examples of illustrations styles / examples that you like, we will digitally illustrate your cover to match your vision, this will include 6 hours design time and one set of alterations, and a PDF proof for approval, further amendments/proof will be charged at £30.00.

Page Formatting 

Charged at £1.50 per page, our formatting service ensures that all of your pages look professional. We lay out your text, input images in the correct places, format page numbers and make sure paragraphs and chapters are spaced correctly.

Illustrator Collaborations - John Elson

John is a local illustrator from Peterborough with bags of experience in illustrations. He's well known for supplying cartoons to newspapers but is capable at lending his hand to any art style. John says that the prospect of ‘bringing someone else's vision to reality can be very satisfying’. If you're looking for John to join your book creation journey then please contact him directly on.

What benefits will you see?

  • Have An Eye Catching Book Cover

    Getting noticed on the shelf or screen is seriously important when you are looking to get your book out there, our designers will guarantee your cover pops and gabs attention.

  • Sell More Books

    Having an attractive and eye catching cover will always pull the reader to look at your book! We have over 20 years experience in the print and publishing industry, let us help you create the cover that does your content justice!

  • Make More Money

    Standing out on the shelf or screen will only mean one thing! more sales.......

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Book Design FAQ's

How Long Does Cover Layout or Design Take?

We offer many additional services to help complete your book printing journey. However, this may result in an increased turnaround time. 

Cover Layout - on average this can add 1 extra working day onto our standard turnaround times. 

Cover Design - on average this can add up to 3 working days onto our standard turnaround times, this allows for communication and alterations to be made to the chosen design. 

These turnaround times are estimates only and during busy period maybe considerably longer, our dedicated Account Managers can give you real time on turnaroud times. 


How Much Do These Services Cost?

Book Cover Layout £30.00

Book Cover Design £190.00

Book Cover Illustration £400.00

Page Formatting £1.50 per page.