Standard Trim Sizes for Printed Copies

On Cream Groundwood paper (440 PPI)

  • 5 x 7
  • 5 x 8
  • 5.25 x 8
  • 5.5 x 8.375 (shortened to 8.38)
  • 5.5 x 8.5
  • 5.83 x 8.27
  • 6 x 9

On White paper (512 PPI)
ALL of the trim sizes above, plus:

  • 5.06 x 7.81
  • 6.14 x 9.21
  • 6.69 x 9.61
  • 7 x 10
  • 7.44 x 9.69
  • 7.5 x 9.25
  • 8 x 10
  • 8.25 x 11
  • 8.268 x 11.693
  • 8.5 x 11

NOTE: Please see standard requirements below for softcover titles:

  • 1 color black interior
  • Meets trim size requirements (see above)
  • Page minimum is 18 pages
    -No spine text. A softcover title should have at least 48 pages to have text on the spine of its cover.
  • Cover treatment choices are Matte or Gloss