Book printers come in a variety of specialties and prices. Some offer pre-production and inventory management services as well as printing. Get quotes from several book printers before sailing into production. You’ll find Print On Demand and traditional book printers here.
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Createspace requires no upfront costs, distributes to Amazon and Baker & Taylor (if you choose that option).
Lightning Source provides distribution through Amazon and Ingrams. They require an upfront fee. They are the preferred printer for many publishers because of their distribution options, the quality of their product, and their customer service.
Color House Graphics
Color House Graphics is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and has printed several of my titles. They require half down on a minimum order of 25 books and do not provide distribution.
McNaughton & Gunn
McNaughton & Gunn is located in Saline, Michigan. Visit their site for details of placing an order. They do not provide distribution.
Globe Printing is located in Ishpeming, Upper Peninsula, Michigan and will assist with the packaging and technical aspects of your book as well as the printing. Visit their site for payment requirements. They assist with limited distribution of Upper Peninsula titles through Northland Distributing.