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A5 Perfect Bound Books

Also known as softbound book printing, Perfect Bound Books can be ordered in small volumes as well as long runs.

A5 Perfect Bound Books are a half A4 size (148mm x 210mm), it’s a handy size for books.

They are a great way to present reports, magazines, corporate brochures, newsletters, employee handbooks, marketing brochures, manuals, and much more.

Get an instant price, add to your basket, upload your files and we will produce and check your brochure delivering back to you where and when you need them.

Choose from matt, Gloss or Silk stock and laminated covers.






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A5 Perfect Bound Books – Softbound Book Printing

Turn your documents into professional Perfect Bound A5  Books. At www.manual-printers.co.uk, we produce quality perfect bound books, also known as paperback books and softbound book printing.  We are one of the top online book print companies producing 1000’s of books every week.

A5 perfect bound books are a smart and professional way of promoting your business.

Half the size of our A4 Perfect bound books, however, they are still big enough to add nice full-page photos and colourful infographics. Perfect for your company brochure, or advertising a product or service. Softbound book printing is also a great way to present a school prospectus.  Also, as essential to give away at exhibitions and trade shows.

We use the latest Digital Printing Canon machines. This means that we can produce one-off softbound books. For larger runs, we use the Latest Litho Print Presses.

Our Perfect Bound books are available in either A6, A5, A4, DL or 210 x 210mm square size. We also can produce bespoke sizes on request. We offer both portrait and landscape book printing too.

To finish off your softbound book, choose either Gloss, Matt or Softouch finishing options. These options will make your perfect bound book look top quality.

If you are not sure about paper sizes have a look at our paper sizes page here.

Printing of A5 Perfect Bound Books.

All of our A5 perfect bound books are printed using the latest in Canon digital technology. You will have vibrant colours throughout if opting for colour books and crisp text. Colour covers come as standard. If you can supply a high-resolution cover then your books will be photo quality. All of our paper is FSC accredited. This means that it has been sourced by paper mills that plant more trees than are used to make the paper. This means that the more paper used the more trees are planted. The paper used also helps the communities where the paper is produced. Read more about FSC and paper for print here.

Create something beautiful…..

A5 Perfect bound Books are great for Photobooks, Training Books, Novels, autobiographies, reference books, dissertations and self-publishing. The Property sector uses Manual Printers for creating portfolios.  They are also a great addition to any home if used as a coffee table book.

A5 Perfect Bound Book Spec

  • Inside Pages are printed onto a 130gsm Silk as standard
  • Printed full colour to both sides
  • Bio-degradable gloss, matt or soft-touch laminate to the front.

Delivery Info

All our books are carefully wrapped and sent out using Tracked Delivery with DHL Express

Once your order has left The Printroom, you will receive either a Text or E-mail with your tracking details. You can amend delivery and track your orders online with DHL’s tracking service.

To track your parcel, please click on the tracking information here.

Delivery options

Print from PDF 24/7

Our online Document Printing Service is online 24/7. We provide a simple, quick and easy to use service for all of your online Document Printing. At The Printroom, we offer a cost-effective way to print your documents online. Delivering to your door with DHL Express tracked delivery.

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Artwork Files To Print Your Perfect Bound Books

We love a PDF file. However, if you don’t have a PDF file, send us a WordExcel file, and we will send you back a PDF proof. If you want to convert your file to PDF yourself, click on our help page. 

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Our pre-press team will check your A5 perfect bound book artwork before printing your paperback books. Our live chat team are on hand to answer any questions you may have.
You can always get in touch if you have any questions or if you need a larger run order or something not shown online. We can always help.

Artwork Check List for A5 Perfect Bound Books

  • Is your page size correct?
  • Have you supplied your PDF file in High Resolution?
  • Be sure to check your Artwork is CMYK.
  • Do you have a 3mm Bleed on all of the edges of your artwork?
  • Are all of your images and graphics 300dpi?

Our pre-press team will check your artwork before printing your paperback books. Our live chat team are on hand to answer any questions you may have.
You can always get in touch if you have any questions or if you need a larger run order or something not shown online. We can always help.

Clients

Industries served with our Perfect bound book printing & binding service is Education (schools, colleges and students). Yearbooks are very popular. The Fashion Industry. Corporate printing (for Tenders, marketing and company staff books). Hardback books are also a great gift for someone and are popular at weddings, Birthdays and for Christmas.

FAQ’s

What are perfect bound books ideal for?

Perfect bound books are glued along the spine. They are professional-looking books. They are an excellent way for printing manuals.

What Size is A4?

A4 measures 210mm x 297mm. It is the most common paper size in the UK. To find out more about paper sizes, have a look at our “Paper Sizes explained” article.

Can I Purchase Perfect bound books printed in colour?

Yes, we offer a full-colour printing option alongside a cost-effective black and white printing available with colour covers.

What customisations can I choose for my Perfect Bound book?

You can choose gloss, silk or matt laminated back and front covers. Your Printed perfect bound books will look professional and be more durable with laminated  covers. 

Who do you ship your products with?

We ship with DHL Express Delivery.

Is there a minimum order amount?

No minimum order, You can order just one A4 book if you want to. Regular, ongoing manuals speak to our Team for bulk discounts and explore our online ordering sites.

I need to put my documents in a binder – Do you offer printed Ring Binders?

Yes, we do; please visit our printed ring binder pages.

Is Your Paper Stock Environmentally Friendly?

Yes, our paper is all FSC approved, which means that all of the paper stock we use has been harvested responsibly. FSC stands for the Forest Stewardship Council. This an independent non-governmental organisation that promotes the responsible management of the World’s forests. You can learn more about FSC here. You can also find out more about paper and the environment on the Two Sides website here. If you are looking for a Greener way of printing your manuals, FSC is the most common form, without compromising quality.

Our Perfect Bound Book Binding Method

To create your A5 perfect bound books,  all of the printed pages are secured to the spine using a high tack binding glue. This is a strong and flexible binding method that is industry-standard in perfect bound bookbinding. This type of binding is called Perfect Binding.

Contact us

You can speak to one of our supervisors using the online chat if you are struggling with anything. Alternatively, you can call us on 01344 312704. Please also feel free to visit our main website, www.printroom.co.uk  and find out a little more about us.

Our Clients

Our clients include some of the largest companies in the world. These include Dell, Oracle Corporation and HP. Find out more about The Printroom Group.

Please take a look at some of the brands that use our services.

Find out more about The Printroom Group.

Who are www.manual-printers.co.uk?

www.manual-printers.co.uk  is part of The Printroom Group – the Thames Valley’s leading family-run print business for over 40 years

We are part of The Printroom Group – the leading print company in the Thames Valley. We’ve been proudly serving some of the largest companies in the UK since 1977 from our family-run HQ in Bracknell, Berks. We have been printing documents for over 40 years, and we’re good at it! So you can rest assured that your printing is in the hands of experts in the printing world. As a result, your documents will be of the highest quality and professionally finished.  Find out more about The Printroom Group.

If you would like to jump straight to some of our popular  products, click on the links below:

A4 Wirebound ManualsA5 Wirebound manualsA4 Perfect Bound ManualsA5 Perfect Bound ManualsRing Bound Manualssingle sheet print, stapled brochuresA4 Stapled BrochuresA4 PostersA3 PostersA2 PostersA1 PostersA0 Posterspostcard printingleaflet printingprinted foldersprinted Lanyardsprinted certificatestable Talkersprinted tableclothsDeluxe Roller BannersPremium Roller BannersSoftback Bound BooksCustom Ring Bindersbranded mugs, branded laptop sleevesBusiness Stationeryprinted wristbandsFabric Pull-up BannersPop-Up StandsFabric StandsExhibition Printing, Indoor Display products.

To see our full range of products please click here.

Need help with your Manual and book printing?

Why not visit some of our popular articles, Planning a Training SessionDocument Printing TipsHow To Order Your Printing OnlineHow To Write a Human Resources Manual,

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We offer a range of Business Cards to suit your image and budget including:

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  • Simply choose the quantities and various specifications from the drop-down menus.
  • Then you can add your artwork in the “Drag and Drop” artwork upload box.
  • Add your items to the basket.
Then you are able to pay via:

Secure online payments

All online payments are processed securely via Stripe Stripe We accept all major credit and debit cards Vias Mastercard American Express (AMEX) all accepted

Sending artwork

If you are sending artwork, you can do this in two ways: 1) upload during Order (for small files up to 10mb only) 2) Upload at Check out 3) uploading to our WeTransfer site Please use your name and order reference when sending files, so we can quickly reconcile against your order

PDF Files

High resolution (300dpi) files are the best for us to work with. Please see the settings below to get the best quality printing.
  • Resolution: Choose High Resolution
  • Compression Settings – For colour and greyscale this should be downsampled to 300dpi with “auto compression” set on high
  • Font Embedding – Should be set to “embed all fonts”
  • The Colour needs to be set as CMYK

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Convert all text to outlines and embed all fonts. Save as a PDF file with 3mm bleed and crop marks.

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The resolution should be set to 300dpi. Save the file as either JPEG or TIFF. Other files not listed above must be saved either as an EPS or JPEG.

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All fonts and pictures used in your artwork need to be supplied to us in a separate folder using the “package” function under the “file” menu. Zip your files and folders before uploading or sending them to us via e-mail. Please also include a PDF. We can then use the PDF to make sure that nothing is missing or moved.

Artwork Bleed

  • Please supply a 3mm bleed around your artwork.
  • Please ensure that the colour is set to CMYK, not RGB.
  • Please provide crop marks around all your supplied artwork.

Microsoft Office Files

We cannot print straight from the following programmes. However, we can save a PDF file and re-send back to you for proofing.
  • Word
  • Excel
  • Publisher
  • PowerPoint
You can save your Microsoft Office files as a PDF yourself if you would prefer. That way you can see exactly what the printed file will look like. Please note: It is important when supplying a PDF from a Microsoft Office application, that extra care is taken to ensure any spot colours are created correctly in your original document/file. Please supply a screenshot of your Microsoft Office file before conversion. You can do this by following the instruction below for both Mac and PC. Mac: Press ‘Command’ + ‘Shift’ + 3 for a full screenshot, or ‘Command’ + ‘Shift’ + 4 to select an area to screenshot. This will save a PNG file to your desktop. PC: There is a key on your keyboard that says ‘Print Screen’. You can then paste this into a document or email to send over.

Need Help?

If you are unsure about any of the information above regarding artwork and submitting files for printing, then have a look at our Artwork Guidelines page. If you are still stuck and would prefer to talk to someone then please email us at [email protected] or speak to one of our team using the online chat.

Frequently asked Questions

Is  Your Printing Environmentally Friendly?

Yes, our paper is all FSC approved. Meaning that all of the paper stock that we use has been harvested in a responsible manner.  FSC stands for the Forest Stewardship Council. This an independent non-governmental organisation that promotes the responsible management of the world’s forests. You can learn more about FSC here. You can also find out more about paper and the environment on the Two Sides website here.

How Do You Print Your products?

We use the latest digital print equipment for certain jobs, like smaller run manuals, brochures, printed invitations and cards. For the larger run work like the 5000, 10,000 leaflets or longer print runs we will use Litho Print Machines. When we are printing our Large Format printing like exhibition banners, pull-up banners, and fabric banners we have a fully kitted out Large Format Department.

Who are www.manual-printers.co.uk?

printroom www.manual-printers.co.uk  is part of The Printroom Group – the Thames Valley’s leading family-run print business for over 40 years We are part of The Printroom Group – the leading print company in the Thames Valley. We’ve been proudly serving some of the largest companies in the UK since 1977 from our family-run HQ in Bracknell, Berks. We have been printing documents for over 40 years, and we’re good at it! So you can rest assured that your printing is in the hands of experts in the printing world. As a result, your documents will be of the highest quality and professionally finished.  Find out more about The Printroom Group.

Who do you ship your products with?

We ship with DHL Express Delivery and DHL Parcel for our manuals and books.

Is there a minimum order amount?

No minimum order, You can order just one Perfect Bound manual if you want to. For regular, ongoing manuals, please speak to our Team for bulk discounts and explore our bespoke online ordering sites. We have dedicated Account Managers that look after our regular clients.

What Artwork Files do you Accept?

We prefer PDF files. However, if you don’t have a PDF file, send us a WordExcel file, and we will send you back a PDF proof. If you want to convert your file to PDF yourself, click on our help page.  If you want to convert your file to PDF yourself, click on our help page. We can print from either High-Resolution PDF files or JPeg files. If you want some more info on artwork files, click on our artwork page here. .  

 
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