These books are available in softcover, hardcover with dust jacket, or ImageWrap, look just like books you'd find on bookstore shelves, and feature:
* Your choice of 80# (135 gsm) coated, matte paper or 100# (180 gsm) matte or lustre paper for our photography books (100# paper is only available for books with 160 or fewer page)
* 60# (90 gsm) off-white text paper for our B/W Text, 5x8 books
* Commercial-quality, 4-color printing
* Durable professional binding
Here are a few more specifics on all our book types:
Softcover - Features durable, perfect binding and 4-color, 10 pt. covers with an overlaminate. Printing is done on the front cover, back cover, and spine. There are no flaps.
Hardcover, Dust Jacket - Includes durable library binding and 98 pt. black linen hardcover cases with laminated 4-color dust jackets. The black linen hardcover case under the dust jacket does not have printing on it, nor does it allow for embossing.
Hardcover, ImageWrap - Allows you to print an image directly on the front and back of any hardcover Blurb book, creating a smooth, sophisticated effect. ImageWrap covers feature a durable matte finish. There are no flaps.
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Tales of the Mermaids of Waiahuakua
This 1st edition of “Tales of the Mermaids of Waiahuakua -Those of the Sea" is a collection of Hawaiian creation and romantic legends with the interjection of the mermaid.