Paper Stocks and Materials Available for Book Printing

We offer many options!

Bookmobile offers more paper stock and binding choices than any other short-run book printer. Choose a paper weight from 50- to 100-lb., add French flaps to your paperback, die cut your book cover, or spiral-bind your coloring book. All the options are listed below!

Recent Work

Paper Stocks, Cover Stocks and Options

Page range: 16 to 1,200 pages
Size Range: 3” x 4” to 12” x 12”
Orientation: portrait or landscape

Bindings

Interior Paper Stocks for Book Printing

 Natural (Off-White, Vanilla, Cream) 

  • 45-lb. cream ORCA at 420 PPI, 93% Opacity
  • 55-lb. natural Rolland Enviro Book A 100% PCW at 446 PPI, FSC certified, 93% Opacity
  • 80-lb. cream Lynx opaque Ultra smooth at 328 PPI, 95% Opacity

White 

  • 40-lb. white Lynx opaque smooth, 688 PPI, 89% opacity
  • 50-lb. Boise offset white at 520 PPI, 90% Opacity
  • 50-lb. white Rolland opaque smooth 30% PCW, 596 PPI, 91% opacity
  • 60-lb. Boise offset white at 438 PPI, 91% Opacity
  • 70-lb. Boise offset white at 382 PPI, 92% Opacity
  • 80-lb. white Lynx opaque Ultra smooth at 330 PPI, 96% Opacity
  • 100-lb. white Lynx opaque Ultra smooth at 266 PPI, 97% Opacity

    Coated White 

    Cover Paper Stocks

     Paperbacks with Gloss, Matte, or Soft-Touch Velvet Matte Lay-Flat Film Lamination

    • 10-pt. C1S (coated one side)
    • 12-pt. C1S (coated one side)

    Uncoated Cover Stocks for Paperbacks

    For Dust Jackets and Printed Hardcover Cases

    For Hardcover Cases (plain or foil stamped) and Endsheets (paperback or hardcover)

    Also available for orders of 100+ copies

    Foil Stamp Colors

    Headband and Tailband colors

    • Red and White
    • Blue and White
    • Red and Yellow
    • Black and White
    • Black Solid
    • White Solid

    Extras and Options