Book Publishing

Print and Digital Book Publishing

[hidden title="Fiction/Non-Fiction (Exterior)"]

Size (Based on Publisher)CoverFull Wrap
Small – UK + Commonwealth£350-£400£400-£450
Small – English Language Excl North America£400-£450£450-£500
Small – English Language Incl North America£450-£500£500-£600
Small – World£550-£650£700-£800
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£550-£600£600-£650
Medium – English Language Excl North America£600-£650£650-£700
Medium – English Language Incl North America£650-£700£750-£800
Medium – World£750-£850£900-£1000
Large – UK + Commonwealth£900-£950£950-£1000
Large – English Language Excl North America£950-£1000£1000-£1100
Large – English Language Incl North America£1000-£1250£1250-£1500
Large – World£1500-£1750£1750-£2000
Exceptional – UK + Commonwealth£1250-£1500£1750-£2000
Exceptional – English Language Excl North America£1750-£2000£2250-£2500
Exceptional – English Language Incl North America£2250-£2500£2750-£3000
Exceptional – World£2500-£3000£3000-£3500

[/hidden]

[hidden title = "Fiction/Non-Fiction (Interior)"]

Size (Based on Publisher)SpreadFull PageHalf PageQuarter PageSpot
Small – UK + Commonwealth£225-£250£150-£175£80-£90£50-£55£20-£25
Small – English Language Excl North America£250-£275£175-£200£90-£100£55-£60£25-£30
Small – English Language Incl North America£275-£300£200-£225£100-£125£60-£70£30-£35
Small – World£300-£350£225-£250£125-£150£75-£100£40-£50
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£300-£325£175-£200£130-£140£70-£80£30-£35
Medium – English Language Excl North America£325-£350£200-£225£140-£150£80-£90£35-£40
Medium – English Language Incl North America£350-£375£225-£250£150-£175£90-£100£40-£45
Medium – World£400-£450£275-£300£175-£200£100-£125£50-£60
Large – UK + Commonwealth£350-£400£225-£250£175-£200£90-£100£50-£55
Large – English Language Excl North America£400-£450£275-£300£200-£225£100-£125£55-£60
Large – English Language Incl North America£450-£500£300-£325£225-£250£125-£150£60-£65
Large – World£500-£600£350-£400£275-£300£175-£200£70-£80

[/hidden]

[hidden title = "Educational (Exterior)"]

Size (Based on Publisher)CoverFull Wrap
Small – UK + Commonwealth£250-£300£350-£400
Small – English Language Excl North America£300-£350£400-£450
Small – English Language Incl North America£350-£400£450-£500
Small – World£500-£550£600-£700
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£350-£400£450-£500
Medium – English Language Excl North America£450-£500£550-£600
Medium – English Language Incl North America£550-£600£650-£700
Medium – World£650-£750£800-£900
Large – UK + Commonwealth£450-£500£600-£650
Large – English Language Excl North America£550-£600£650-£700
Large – English Language Incl North America£650-£700£700-£800
Large – World£750-£850£900-£1000

[/hidden]

[hidden title = "Educational (Interior)"]

Size (Based on Publisher)SpreadFull PageHalf PageQuarter PageSpot
Small – UK + Commonwealth£200-£225£150-£160£70-£80£35-£40£20-£25
Small – English Language Excl North America£225-£250£170-£180£80-£90£40-£45£25-£30
Small – English Language Incl North America£250-£275£190-£200£90-£100£45-£50£30-£35
Small – World£275-£300£200-£225£100-£125£50-£75£40-£50
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£275-£300£150-£175£90-£100£45-£50£30-£35
Medium – English Language Excl North America£300-£325£175-£200£100-£125£50-£60£35-£40
Medium – English Language Incl North America£325-£350£200-£225£125-£150£60-£70£40-£45
Medium – World£350-£400£250-£275£150-£175£75-£100£50-£60
Large – UK + Commonwealth£350-£375£200-£225£125-£150£80-£90£50-£55
Large – English Language Excl North America£375-£400£225-£250£150-£175£90-£100£55-£60
Large – English Language Incl North America£425-£450£275-£300£175-£200£100-£125£60-£65
Large – World£450-£500£300-£350£200-£225£125-£150£70-£80

[/hidden]

Digital Book Publishing

[hidden title ="Fiction/Non-Fiction Ebook"]

Size (Based on Publisher)CoverFull PageHalf PageQuarter PageSpot
Small – UK + Commonwealth£350-£400£150-£175£80-£90£50-£55£20-£25
Small – English Language Excl North America£400-£450£175-£200£90-£100£55-£60£25-£30
Small – English Language Incl North America£450-£500£200-£225£100-£125£60-£70£30-£35
Small – World£550-£650£225-£250£125-£150£75-£100£40-£50
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£550-£600£175-£200£130-£140£70-£80£30-£35
Medium – English Language Excl North America£600-£650£200-£225£140-£150£80-£90£35-£40
Medium – English Language Incl North America£650-£700£225-£250£150-£175£90-£100£40-£45
Medium – World£750-£850£275-£300£175-£200£100-£125£50-£60
Large – UK + Commonwealth£900-£950£225-£250£175-£200£90-£100£50-£55
Large – English Language Excl North America£950-£1000£275-£300£200-£225£100-£125£55-£60
Large – English Language Incl North America£1000-£1250£300-£325£225-£250£125-£150£60-£65
Large – World£1500-£1750£350-£400£275-£300£175-£200£70-£80

[/hidden]

[hidden title ="Educational Ebook/PDF"]

Size (Based on Publisher)CoverFull PageHalf PageQuarter PageSpot
Small – UK + Commonwealth£250-£300£150-£160£70-£80£35-£40£20-£25
Small – English Language Excl North America£300-£350£170-£180£80-£90£40-£45£25-£30
Small – English Language Incl North America£350-£400£190-£200£90-£100£45-£50£30-£35
Small – World£500-£550£200-£225£100-£125£50-£75£40-£50
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£350-£400£150-£175£90-£100£45-£50£30-£35
Medium – English Language Excl North America£450-£500£175-£200£100-£125£50-£60£35-£40
Medium – English Language Incl North America£550-£600£200-£225£125-£150£60-£70£40-£45
Medium – World£650-£750£250-£275£150-£175£75-£100£50-£60
Large – UK + Commonwealth£450-£500£200-£225£125-£150£80-£90£50-£55
Large – English Language Excl North America£550-£600£225-£250£150-£175£90-£100£55-£60
Large – English Language Incl North America£650-£700£275-£300£175-£200£100-£125£60-£65
Large – World£750-£850£300-£350£200-£225£125-£150£70-£80

[/hidden]

[hidden title="Audio Books"]

Size (Based on Publisher)Cover
Small – UK + Commonwealth£150-£200
Small – English Language Excl North America£200-£250
Small – English Language Incl North America£300-£350
Small – World£400-£450
Medium – UK + Commonwealth£300-£350
Medium – English Language Excl North America£400-£450
Medium – English Language Incl North America£500-£550
Medium – World£600-£650
Large – UK + Commonwealth£500-£550
Large – English Language Excl North America£600-£650
Large – English Language Incl North America£700-£750
Large – World£750-£800

[/hidden]

The AOI spoke to commissioners and illustrators to understand fees that had been secured in recent years to compile this survey.

 

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