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Building a Beta Book



Here's where your wish list meets your budget. Keep in mind that you are investing in yourself and your work.
Some services are essential at the beginning, while others may be put off for later.


     MANUSCRIPT
000    Fine as is
$100+   Need a critique
$300+   Need organizing


     TYPOS & GRAMMAR
000    beta readers (volunteers)
$1/page (or hourly rate)   Copy editor


     INTERIOR GRAPHICS
$20    per picture


     FORMAT 5x8
(48pp.)
$325    20 copies
$405    40 copies

(100pp.)
$525    20 copies
$695    40 copies

(200pp.)
$902    20 copies
$994    40 copies

(300pp.)
$1,290    20 copies
$1,390    40 copies


     MEDIUM FORMAT 5.5x8.5
(48pp.)
$384    20 copies
$479    40 copies

(100pp.)
$619    20 copies
$719    40 copies

(200pp.)
$1,065    20 copies
$1,174    40 copies

(300pp.)
$1,522    20 copies
$1,640    40 copies


     FULL FORMAT 6x9
(48pp.)
$439    20 copies
$547    40 copies

(100pp.)
$709    20 copies
$824    40 copies

(200pp.)
$1,218    20 copies
$1,342    40 copies

(300pp.)
$1,741    20 copies
$1,876    40 copies


     COVER
000    None for now
000    A friend will do it for exchange
$100   (no cover supplied; type only)
$100+   Artist (front cover illustration)
$200+   Cover Designer (front, spine, back cover)


     ISBN
000    Not yet
$25    Cheap
$50    add to Book Design
$90    Buy my own
$295   Buy block of ten



Beta Books is an imprint of Bandanna Books


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SATISFIED CUSTO­MERS:

GRAHAM MACKIN­TOSH, Mackin­tosh Typography

JOÃO CAMILO, Professor in the Spanish and Portu­guese Department, at the Univer­sity of Cali­fornia, Santa Barbara, Editor of Santa Barbara Portuguese Studies



Funda­mentally, we read imagina­tive literature in order to change and evolve as people, and the text that opens and supports that process has great value for us —Robert C. Davis