To calculate printing costs using print calculator:
1) choose either black & white or color for your book's interior
2) select 'format' from the drop down bar
3) enter the number of pages
4) enter the number of copies to print
5) hit 'calculate total'
For every book you write, as an author, you have three basic options for publication. This, of course, is a bit of an oversimplification, but it’s a useful one that will help you understand the lay of the land in “Publishingville.”