Pricing (US Dollars)
Standard interior design
$125 book fee + $1.50 per page (for books under 50 pages)
$75 book fee + $1.50 per page (for books over 50 pages)
Includes: Creation of 3 sample spreads, typesetting, moderate number of footnotes or other special layout elements, normal photo editing and placement, 3 rounds of changes, print-ready PDF. Does not include purchase of stock photos, if needed.
$100 - Working with complex or unclear manuscript structure.
Tables & Graphs
charge – Rebuild tables or graphs in Illustrator or InDesign
charge – Add sidebars that body copy wraps
charge – Working with extensive footnotes
$50/hour – above
the 3 rounds of changes included
Stock photos & illustrations
stock imagery priced per project
$400 - $550 – Typical
charge to design the front cover, back cover and spine
Includes 3 design choices, royalty-free stock photo or stock illustration and 3 rounds of changes
Cover using customer-supplied art or photo
$100 - $200 – Typical charge for taking customer’s art for cover and finishing out the front, back,
$75 – Take
existing cover art and resize
PDF for Amazon
$65 – Optimized PDF with
front and back cover for Amazon’s “Look Inside” feature, with bookmarks
All books subject to a minimum charge of USD $175.
50% of quote deposit to initiate project.
Balance due on completion.
Pay with check to Linden Design, or PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org