You want a full color book? You have your reasons.
But color print is expensive in POD books! (They have their reasons.)
At last, a short-run four color book that is affordable. I found a way to do it. Call me and I’ll tell you size, quantities, and price. But there are limitations.
For unlimited sizes in a longer print run of books, there is overseas printing.
Color Printing Overseas
Jim Drake wrote a book on gentians. I formatted the text, designed the inside pages and cover.
We found the press just right for Jim’s job.
His book is flexi-bound, a print-wrapped cover over soft board with sewn pages, not glued, making it almost lay flat when opened. It is strong but flexible like a field guide should be.
The file was sent to pre-press for a color proof in the States. After approval it was sent to Asia to print. Now he is selling books with profit in them, books that fill a niche in the world of wildflower lovers.