Pricing details

Find out precisely how much you'll pay and how much you'll earn to order and sell printed copies of your book.

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No upfront cost for file setup and
Commercial management
No logistics fees

Free ISBN

No printing costs to advance

to distribute paper copies online

61%

Estimate distribution and transaction fee for each ebook sold

~51% for distribution and delivery costs going to bookstores

10% usual StreetLib transaction fee

Printing fees (detailed in the table below) have to be added

Pricing details

The present pricing details refer to the contract for the Print On Sale (“POS”) provision of services from StreetLib Srl (hereafter also as “StreetLib”), with registered office in Corso Venezia 10, 20121 Milano, VAT No. IT-05338720963. It also acts for the list, subject to updates, of POS partner bookstores. The contract for this service is available on the StreetLib POS website here.

The distribution and sale of books fee (the “Commission”) adds up to 61% of the revenue of book sales, VAT excluded, or if different, to the amount mentioned in POS website at the moment of the order. 51% go to the selling store and 10% go to StreetLib. These 61% will be deducted from the revenue paid by StreetLib to the person using POS services

We manage all the printing formats included between the dimensions 101.6×152.4mm and 215.9x297mm (B/W books, with possible color insert) or 101.6×152.4mm and 215.9×279.4mm (fully colored books).

The printing costs don’t depend on format.
The printing services costs, happening once the book is actually sold, can be evaluated following to the basis of the following detailed pricing of selling bookstores.

Printing cost - the real cost on each printing step in different stores

PRINTING COSTS: Amazon.it, .fr, .de, .es Amazon.co.uk Amazon.com
Paperback cover and binding € 0.60 £ 0.70 $ 0.85
Black and White single page printing € 0.012 £ 0.010 $ 0.012
Color single page printing € 0.06 £ 0.045 $ 0.07

E.G. with a A5 book of 170 B&W pages: Each time a copy is sold (thus printed) the printing cost is $2.89 (170 x $0.012 + $0.85). If the price is set at $11.99, each time you sell a copy on Amazon.com you’ll get $1.79.
Check your own royalties in POS calculator.

Print Orders Quote

Unlike putting your printed book online for distribution, if you order copies of your book to be delivered to you, you’ll be sent a precise quote of the cost. Here is an idea of what prices depend on thanks to a couple examples:

1) Interior pages BW 60lb offset, cover with UV coating, 5″ x 8″:

  • 100 pages: $2.43 book for 1-99 copies / $2.32 page for 100-199 copies / $2.08 page for 200-500 copies
  • 200 pages: $4.51 book for 1-99 copies / $4.32 page for 100-199 copies / $3.84 page for 200-500 copies

2) Interior pages BW 60lb offset, cover with UV coating, 5.5″ x 8.5″:

  • 100 pages: $3.71 book for 1-99 copies / $3.47 page for 100-199 copies / $2.96 page for 200-500 copies
  • 200 pages: $4.83 book for 1-99 copies / $4.51 page for 100-199 copies / $3.84 page for 200-500 copies

NB: The delivery costs are not included. For an accurate quote please fill the form here.