A book page has three margins outside, top, bottom and a gutter the inside margin where the pages are glued or sewed together. Margins — Even though they are technically blank space, margins are perhaps the most important part of a book layout. Publishers sometimes have their own preferences.
The title page will have the book's title centred, half-way down the page. Send your manuscript as one Word document. When you follow the standard manuscript format, you will have an average of 10 words per line assuming an average of five letters and one space per word. Editors don't expect to look at the back of a page.
Click on Modify.
Ready to get a high-quality, customized interior for your book? If you use a non-standard manuscript format with different spacing.
Rather, use page breaks. Word processors come with many desktop publishing capabilities that are so tempting to use. Use a single space after periods If you were trained to type two spaces after a period, retrain yourself. Then choose Garamond.
A well-layed-out book Trim size — Selecting a trim size is the first step in the book layout project.