Tattered Cover Press: Print Packages and Pricing

Print Package:  $35.00

Best choice if you're ready to print! (See our Do-It-Yourself Guidelines). Requirements and stipulations: 

  • File is print ready; no meeting or file support provided by Tattered Cover Press
  • No free proof copy provided
  • Limited print run
  • Additional Printing Costs per book apply (see pricing below)

Print Package Plus: $79.00

Best choice if you're almost ready, but need some help with your digital file. Includes the following: 

  • 1/2 hour meeting with our Digital Printing Manager (examine file for print readiness, Q&A, submission requirements)
  • file conversion (if necessary)
  • free preview copy of book to verify everything looks okay
  • If the author notices problems in the free preview copy that are unrelated to the operation of the Espresso Book Machine, there will be a fifteen dollar charge for uploading your print ready revisions (applicable to either package)
  • Additional Printing Costs per book apply (see pricing below)
AuthorPackage: $109.00
This is for the author who already has the essentials we provide in our Author Package Plus (below) covered.
  • Consignment Fee for in-store placement is covered and entry into consignment program is automatic providing all requirements are met
  • Additional Printing Costs per book apply (see pricing below).

 Author'sPackage Plus: $299.00

Our most complete option for the self-published author who hopes for retail distribution. Includes the following: 

  • 1/2 hour meeting with our Digital Printing Manager (examine file for print readiness, Q&A, submission requirements)
  • file conversion (if necessary)
  • free preview copy of book to verify everything looks okay
  • ISBN
  • Bar code corresponding to the ISBN
  • Submission for copyright registration and Library of Congress (may take awhile for confirmation)*
  • Consignment Fee for in-store placement is covered and entry into consignment program is automatic providing all requirements are met.
  • On line placement at tatteredcover.com
  • If the author notices problems in the free preview copy that are unrelated to the operation of the Espresso Book Machine, there will be a fifteen dollar charge for uploading your print ready revisions (applicable to eitherpackage)
  • Additional Printing Costs per book apply (see pricing below)

*Inclusion in the Library of Congress Catalog is at the sole discretion of the Library of Congress. Not all books submitted are included in the catalog.

 

Additional Printing Costs (applicable to all packages)

Per book:

  • For books up to 100 pages:
    • $4 for the first 40 pages; and 5¢per page for pp 41-100
  • For books over 100, up to 800 pages:
    • $7 for the first 100 pages; and 2¢per page for pp 101-800

Example: For a book with 250 pages

    $7 (for first 100 pages)

+ $3 (2¢ per page 101-250)

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= $10 total

(added to the initial package priceyou chose) Additional Services Provided Upon Inquiry:

Additional Services Available on Inquiry

File Formatting

Jacket Design and formatting

Editorial services and ghostwriting

ebook conversion

Our Digital Printing Manager Judy Spoering will be happy to talk with you and answer any questions you may have. Contact her via email: tc.press@tatteredcover.com, or by calling 303-945-2661.