Self-Publish a Book: Share Your Vision

Everything you need to create, print, and sell your book

Want to learn more?
Blurb’s Creative
Evangelist can help.


Sample Case Studies

Self-Published Cookbook Case Study Self-Published Cookbook Case Study

Cookbook

Seasonal Recipes Cookbook
Tool: BookWright, Blog-to-Book
Hardcover 20x25 ImageWrap Trade Book, 120 pages
Printed digitally on-demand
Sold on Amazon (through Ingram)
Base Price: £25.59
Retail Price: £34.99
Profit: £9.40
Self-Published Children's Book Case Study Self-Published Children's Book Case Study

Children's Book

Educational Children’s Book
Tool: BookWright
Softcover 18x18 Photo Book, 34 pages
Volume Printed digitally, 300 copies
Sold in person
Base price, £12.09 (- 25% Volume Discount = £9.06 per book)
Retail Price: £19.99
Profit per copy: £10.93
Self-Published Photo Book Case Study Self-Published Photo Book Case Study

Photo Book

High-end Monograph
Tool: Plugin for Adobe InDesign
Hardcover 30x30 ImageWrap Photo Book, 168 pages
Printed offset, 1000 copies, shipped to Blurb storage
Sold on photographer’s website
Base price: £15.00 (includes shipping and storage)
Retail Price: £59.00
Profit per copy: £44.00

Blurb's Partners

  • Blurb Partner: Reedsy
  • Blurb Partner: Ingram
  • Blurb Partner: Adobe
  • Blurb Partner: Shaw Academy
  • Blurb Partner: Creative Live

Ready to Make
and Self-Publish Your Book?


Already Have
Your Book?