Frequently Asked Questions.
Here are some common questions about Butali House
What is the process to publish a book?
There are essentially four stages to the process. Editing and proofreading, typesetting, cover design and printing.
How much does it cost to publish a book?
What is the cost of printing?
It depends. The cost of printing is based on a number of factors:
- Number of copies?
- Is it paperback or hardback?
- Is the interior colour or black and white?
- Are there illustrations and pictures?
- What is the book dimension?
Generally, the rule of thumb is that the fewer the copies the more expensive.
What is the minimum quantity of books you print?
The minimum number of copies we can print is 50 copies.
How long is the turnaround time?
It depends. There is a lot of going back and forth during the process the quicker the client responds the sooner we get done. We normally advise a minimum of three months from the time we receive the manuscript to handing the client the printed book.