Resources for Publishers


Publishers’ Graphics offers first-time publishers superior quality, streamlined distribution, and peace of mind.While many printers are just now entering the short-run and POD market, Publishers’ Graphics has become the expert you can trust.

In just 19 years, we’ve perfected our systems, providing the programs that publishers need to print and distribute globally, all while keeping you in control of your profit margins. From full color hardcovers to monochrome paperbacks, our state of the art equipment allows us to produce remarkable quality you’ll be proud to sell.

And with our Book of One process, you can ease into the marketplace: sell your book and receive payments before it is printed. It’s true: we’re changing your business, one book at a time!

Ease of doing business with us is a priority at Publishers’ Graphics.Whether you are a first-time client or a repeat customer, your experience will be enjoyable, straightforward, and streamlined.If you have questions, please use our Live Chat feature or call us during business hours (CST): 630-221-1850.

File Preparation

Print ready PDF files are the required format. If you need help with your book files, please refer to our reference Starter Guide to Printing Your First Book which walks you through some common Puquestions. If you need additional assistance creating PDF files for your text and/or covers, please call 888.404.3769.


To use the templates, note the PPI of the paper that was included in your quote. Then, fill in your page count and the PPI in the spine area of the template, and the correct spine thickness will appear. Spine thickness can be calculated by dividing the page count by the PPI of the paper.