Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a minimum/maximum number of pages I need to have?

Our standard books all have a minimum of 24 pages and an unlimited maximum.
You can choose to use the front and the back, or leave some blank, as you wish.

Are there discounts for large orders?

Yes. We would be delighted to offer you a custom quote if you have a need for more than 50 books.
Please email us at for further information.

Do you gift wrap?

We do not currently offer gift wrapping.

Do you deliver to a P.O. Box address?

We can only deliver to a P.O. Box if USPS is the chosen method of shipping.

Do you provide a receipt with the shipment?

Yes, there will be a receipt in the box with your books
(so you may want to be careful about sending books directly from us to family and friends as a gift).

How do I change my account information?

Once you have logged on, click on your name at the top right corner,
this will take you to your account information and order history.
You can change your account information there.

Can I build more than one book at a time?

While you can be in the process of designing more than one book project at a time,
you can actively work on only one at a time.

How do I reorder more of a book that I previously bought?

Log in to your account, click on your name at the top right of the page.
You will be presented with a list of previous orders. Click on the “Order More” link.

My computer crashed while I was making a book, what do I do now.

Assuming your computer is not damaged, you can simply log back in and continue designing the book
you were working on. We automatically save every page as you create them.

What are the available sizes for photo books?

There are four sizes available for photo books: 7 x 7, 10 x 8, 8.5 x 11, and 12 X 12.

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7 x 7 10 x 8 8.5 x 11 12 x 12


How much do Make My Books photo books cost?

Make My Books photo books costs vary by size and options.

7 x 7 10 x 8 8.5 x 11 12 x 12
Soft Cover $12.99 $19.99 $19.99 $49.99
Hard Cover $24.99 $29.99 $29.99 $59.99
Plastic Coil* $14.99 $32.99 $32.99 $54.99
Additional options include:
7 x 7 10 x 8 8.5 x 11 12 x 12
Printed cover $2.00 $2.00 $2.00 $2.00
Personalization $1.75 $2.00 $2.00 $2.50
Additional Pages** $0.50 $1.00 $1.00 $1.50

*Wire Binding also available
**24 pages included in standard price

How many templates are available for my book’s pages?

There are currently 11 templates to choose from when creating the pages of your photo book.
Many of these templates include text box options to allow the inclusion of custom text.
This number may vary as we add or remove templates.

Are instructions available for creating a photo book?

Yes! As you proceed with the ordering process, you will be directed our instructions page
which provides detailed guides for using the Make My Books Book Builder.
The instructions can also be downloaded (PDF) for easy reference.

What are the shipping charges and times for a photo book?

Make My Books charges a standard shipping/handling rate of $7.87 on all book orders.
We anticipate 5-7 business days to process your order before shipping. Shipping times may vary.

Can I find Make My Books on Facebook?

Yes! Make My Books has a Facebook page and we invite you to give us a Like!
You can also follow us on Twitter, join us on Pinterest, and follow our Blog!
You can find links to all of these outlets at the bottom of each page.