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Print-on-Demand Printers
and POD Publishers

This page features a list of services which provide on-demand production (printing on demand) of books. Many of these companies can print, bind, and ship one book at a time, although most are more efficient and cost-effective at doing 10 to 100 copies. We try to be comprehensive in these listings, so we list anyone. A listing does not necessarily mean a recommendation by us. — John Kremer, author of 1001 Ways to Market Your Books


POD Printers: A - B - C - D - EF - GH - I - JK
L - MN - O - P - QR - S - T - UV - W - XYZ


BeWrite. An on-submission POD publisher that accepts about 20% of the submitted materials, charges nothing for the author to be published with them, appears to do great covers, and works well with authors.

Bhavish Graphics, Sree Kumar. Email: sreekumar@bhavishgraphics.com. An on-demand printer based in India. They have the largest digital printing facility in south India.

BiblioLife, BiblioBazaar, and Nabu Press are all the same company.

Blitzprint Inc., Trish Romanchuk, Manager, Book Division, 1235 64th Avenue SE #1, Calgary AB Canada T2H 2J7; 866-479-3248; Fax: 403-253-5642. Email: networking@blitzprint.com. “We are a no-nonsense POD manufacturer, with a focus on helping authors print top quality books, not collecting upfront fees.”

Blurb.com — Eileen Gittins, CEO. This San Francisco company raised $2 million in venture capital. It does not charge authors any up-front fees. Instead, it provides free software that allows people to design their own books. Prices start at $29.95 for books of 1 to 40 pages and rise to $79.95 for books of 301 to 440 pages. They just signed an agreement with Chronicle Books to get all their over-the-transom rejections for possible referrals. If authors sign up for Blurb's services, Chronicle gets a cut on any income.

BookBlocks, Kumar Persad, 71 Tenbroeck Avenue, Kingston NY 12401; 845-331-7581; 800-836-7581, ext. 111; Fax: 845-331-1571. Email: info@bookblocks.com. Offers low-cost digital books in B&W or color, quantities from 1 to 1,000.

Booklogix Publishing Services, Angela DeCaires, Publishing Director, 1264 Old Alpharetta Road, Alpharetta GA 30005; 470-239-8547; Fax: 888-564-7890. Email: publishing@booklogix.com. On-demand printers and publishing services, including editing, design, layout, on-demand printing, marketing, and distribution.

BookMark Self Publishing, Colin Knecht and Paul Dalcanale, co-owners; 250-886-6978.

BookMobile.com, Nicole Baxter, 2402 University Avenue West #206, Saint Paul MN 55114; 800-752-3303; Fax: 612-677-3271. Email: nbaxter@bookmobile.com. A digital printer since 1996, they provide on-demand printing of books and bound galleys. Their Digital Print Overnight Distribute service promises Internet sales, instant printing, and overnight delivery. Customers include Oxford University Press, Graywolf Press, and Copper Canyon Press. They also provide a distribution and fulfillment service called Itasca Books; web: http://www.itascabooks.com.

Book1One, George Kittredge, 655 Driving Park Avenue, Rochester NY 14613; 585-647-8919, ext. 216. Email: georgek@book1one.com. On-demand printing and binding (hardcover, softcover, coil, legal sewn, and dissertation binding.

Book Partners, Tim Malott, Business Development Manager, The HF Group, 1010 N Sycamore Street, North Manchester IN 46962; 336-790-7056; Fax: 260-982-1130. Email: tmalott@bookpartners.com. We specialize in short run (1 to 1000) digital book manufacturing. Our offerings include perfect bound, casebound, and graphic litho covers. We can print in black and full color using our Xerox iGen3, Igen4 and Nuvera machines. We also offer digitization of back lists, and warehousing & distribution.

The Book Pub, Sarah Shaffer. Email: contact@thebookpub.com. A new publishing house that publishes POD books at no charge to the author.

BookPublisher.com, Wheatmark, 610 East Delano Street #104, Tucson AZ 85705; 520-798-3321; 888-934-0888; Fax: 520-903-1135. Email: editor@bookpublisher.com. Wheatmark offers customized book design, editing, and publishing services for on-demand books. They offer regular discounts through Ingram to independent bookstores.

Books Just Books, Ron Pramschufer, RJ Communications, 51 East 42nd Street, New York City NY 10017; 800-621-2556; Fax: 212-681-8002. Email: Ron@rjc-lcc.com. Allows you to get book quotes online. Does color printing POD books.

BookSurge is now CreateSpace.

Borders Personal Publishing — In partnership with Lulu.com, Borders offers personal publishing of books. Selected books within this program will also be distributed in some Borders stores.

BR Printers, Brian Perlman, 70 Lake Drive, East Windsor NJ 08520; 201-615-5540. Email: bperlman@brprinters.com. Print-on-demand printer.

Bridgeport National Bindery, Bruce Jacobson, Executive Vice President, 662 Silver Street, P O Box 289, Agawam MA 01001-0289; 800-223-5083. Email: brucej@bnbindery.com. Produce digitally-printed casebound books. They print from one copy to several hundred to a thousand.

Business Graphics, 311 Main Street #1, Roseville CA 95678; 800-265-7269; Fax: 916-772-2332. Email: sales@busgrfx.com. In business since 1993, they provide offset and on-demand printing of books, journals, and software manuals. Also diskette duplication.

Buy Books On The Web, 1094 New Dehaven Street #100, West Conshohocken PA 19428; 610-941-9999; 877-BUY-BOOK; Fax: 610-941-9959. Email: info@buybooksontheweb.com. They take orders at their web site for books within their system and then print, bind, and ship them within two days. Their publishing division, Infinity Publishing, helps people publish their books in on-demand format. Good company with customer-centric focus.


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