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Poetry Books & Novels in Print and Ebook Formats

Print and ebooks made easy

You can easily publish a poetry book or novel in print and ebook format from the same file.

  • Make a poetry book or novel in ebook format for Apple iPad® and Amazon Kindle®
  • For poetry books or novels in print format, choose from three affordable trade book sizes
  • Distribute your novel or poetry book through Ingram, which has access to Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and 39,000 retailers
  • Print 1 or 1,000
    Print one novel at a time or print in volume with offset for deeper discounts and a lower per unit cost.
  • Sell your book
    Sell your print book through Blurb, on Amazon, or using Ingram’s distribution to over 39,000 retailers.
  • Hire an expert
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Get inspired

  • Maps and Poems Poetry Book by Tessa West

    Poetry Book

    Maps and Poems
    By Tessa West
    Trade Book (6×9 in., 15×23 cm)
    West used the economical trade book format for this collaboration project. The format and size are perfect to feature maps and poems, and to make it affordable for others to buy.
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  • The Mustangs of Cotopaxi Novel by Kent Rylander


    The Mustangs of Cotopaxi
    By Kent Rylander
    Trade Book (6×9 in., 15×23 cm)
    Rylander wanted a traditional book size for her novel, which is why she chose our trade book format. In turn, she also made the book very affordable and accessible to her readers.
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  • Not Birdwatching Essay Novel by Harry Saddler

    Essay Collection

    Not Birdwatching
    By Harry Saddler
    Ebook, Trade Book (5×8 in., 13×20 cm)
    Joint winner of the 2014 Melbourne Writers Festival/Blurb 'Blog-to-Book' Challenge, Saddler published his book as both a print and ebook, allowing for the widest distribution possible.
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"I wrote the book for love, so I could help other people."

– Rich DeSalvo

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