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a lakeside press current book project

I Wish I Had Big Ears by Amran Abukar


Amran Abukar has created an imaginative children's story about a young girl growing up in Somalia and wanting to go to school. 

Illustrated by Nadia Ilchuk

Two pages from Amran's book.

Nyle The Crocodile and Glover The Plover by Lateefah Simpson


Discover the unique relationship between the African Nile River crocodile and the Egyptian Plover bird in this fascinating tale.

Illustrated by Amanda McIntyre


Two pages from Lateefah's printed book. 

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Editing & Proof Reading


Every books needs editing and proof reading. Finding an experienced book editor is a critical step that can make or break your book. We have made that process affordable and easy.

Book Cover Design

Cover Design

Despite the adage, to never judge a book by its cover, readers do. Our designers will work with you to create a cover that will help sell your book in a highly saturated and competitive market.

Interior Layout & Design

proof reading

Typestyle, spacing, headers, chapter headings, and even page numbers are all critical design elements. We will add publishing professionalism to your project. 

Book Printing

Softcover book printing

Looking for an affordable book printing company? We’ve been printing books for over 40 years and have the know-how to get the job done on time and within budget. 

E-Book Conversion


We will convert your book into all the current e-book formats for use on Apple devices, Amazon Kindles, Barnes & Noble Nooks, and all Google Devices.

print one book proof for $35

Print One Book - Hardcover, Softcover, Spiral Bound, or Saddle Stitched

Many authors like to see a single copy of their book, giving them an opportunity to check layout, quality, and to experience their book in its final form before a production run.  

Proof Printing Specifications:

  • Any size from 4" x 6" to 9" x 12"
  • EVA Glue (PUR Glue not used on proofs)
  • 580 pages or less
  • Files must be print ready (300 dpi pdf)

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