Q—What's included in a typical book? A—Every business is different, so the content of each book is
representative of the company's history and personality. Some topics
which are often included:
Early company history
Biography of the founder(s)
Photos of the early employees, buildings, ads, products, etc.
Information about your industry
Current company photos—people, facilities, etc.
New developments—a look into the future
Miscellaneous company memorabilia
list could be much longer. If you take a few minutes to think about it,
you’ll probably come up with some ideas which would be perfect for your
Q—Who gets a book? A—Most of our clients make a list of people whom they would like to influence in a highly positive way. Typical audiences are:
Investors (current & potential)
Government officials (local, state, national)
Q—How long does a project like this take? A—Once
we have all materials in hand it will take approximately six months to
complete. Three months are devoted to concept, layout, and design.
Three months are needed for printing, shipping, and delivery.
Q—How much does it cost? A—Each book will vary in cost depending upon the number of pages,
quantity printed, & number of images, but typical prices for a 10" x 10", full color, 128-page book are:
qty / price per book / total price
1,000 / $24.89 / $24,890
2,500 / $11.68 / $29,200
5,000 / $7.50 / $37,500
prices includes design, printing, and delivery. Please contact us for a
quote for a book of another size, or one that will be all black and
Q—Do I pay all at once? A—It’s not necessary, but we do require a downpayment equal to 1/3 of the
total quote. As the project progresses, 1/3 is paid at the three-month
point, when the book goes to the printer. The final 1/3 is due
Q—What do you need to begin publishing my book? A—If
possible, one of our project managers will visit your office to meet
with your “internal coordinator” who will be our contact throughout the
project. If geographic distance makes a personal visit unfeasible, a
phone conference is substituted. Before our meeting, we will offer a
list of items we need in order to produce your book i.e. manuscript in
digital format, photos in traditional or digital format,
three-dimensional items specific to your business that we can scan or
Q—What if I have more questions about the book? A—Go to our Contact Page and simply fill out the form. We will respond
within 24 hours. Or, feel free to give us a call at 606.329.0077.
Anthony or Suzanna will be happy to answer your questions.
London Books 813 Rogers Court Ashland, Kentucky 41101 606.329.0077