Books made easyEasily drag and drop illustrations onto blank pages and use any of your fonts with our free children's book layout software.
Print 1 or 1,000Print one children’s book at a time or print in volume with offset for deeper discounts and a lower per unit cost.
Sell Your BookMarket your self-published children's book on your website, the Blurb Bookstore, Amazon, or at local bookstores.
"I could really affordably produce 20 books, one for each student in the class."
–Rebecca Kee, second-grade teacher
Bookstore Quality Children's Books
We offer a range of children's book formats to bring your tall tales to life.
Choose from a range of square and landscape formats on gallery-quality photo paper or affordable uncoated paper.
Children's book inspiration
Case studies of self-published children's books
Crowdfunded projectPeanut Butter or Jelly
By Deborah Kelson
Photo Book (10×8 in., 25×20 cm)Kelson’s successful Kickstarter campaign allowed her to tell her playful story about peanut butter and jelly on the pages of a high-quality, self-published children's book.
Picture BookHuckleberry Hero
By Abraham R. Chuzzlewit
Photo Book (12×12 in., 30×30 cm)Chuzzlewit wanted his design elements and large-scale illustrations to jump off the page in custom layouts, which is why he used our quality Mohawk paper to create his children's book.
Children’s Book SeriesSusie Goes to the Seaside
By Beverley Watts
Trade Book (8×10 in., 20×25 cm)Watts wanted to create an economical Susie children's book series, so she chose our economy color trade book format, ensuring she could reach a wide audience.
Easy book creation
Easily self-publish your book with a little help from BookWright.
- Download BookWright for free—for powerful design capabilities
- Drag and drop images to get suggested layout ideas
- Print books and PDFs—all from the same project file
PDF to BookAlready created your children’s book in PDF format? Use our specifications calculator to fine-tune your PDF to any book size. Then simply upload and order your book.
Adobe InDesign Plug-InAlready use Adobe® InDesign®? Install our plug-in to automatically create Blurb-ready blank templates and even upload your project without leaving InDesign.
PUBLISHING RESOURCESChildren's book writer in need of an illustrator? Or illustrator looking for self-publishing tips? We have the info you need to create, print, and sell your book!
Tips to sell and promote your children's book
- Find self-publishing resources, tips, and tricks
- Put your children's book up for sale on Amazon, and over 39,000 other retailers
- Decrease your per unit cost when you order in volume