The Heidi Thorne Show

KDP Hardcover Printing Review | Episode 217

October 26, 2021

In 2021, Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) self publishing platform introduced hardcover edition availability. But is it really valuable for self publishing? I share my experience with using KDP's hardcover printing.

Blog: KDP Hardcover Printing Review

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Timestamp show notes (click timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:16 Hardcover printing is now available on KDP

0:49 Reformatting for hardcover editions

2:49 Hardcover finish and construction

4:18 Hardcover interior paper choices

4:38 Do higher priced hardcover editions mean more sales and royalties?

6:55 Are KDP hardcover editions worth doing?

8:26 How to connect with Heidi