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Cloth and Leather Book Covers

For a gorgeous, professional, heirloom-quality book, try our premium cloth or leather book covers. Whether you choose pebbled leather, a linen weave, or an acrylic-coated alternative, your book will look and feel like the masterpiece it is.

Our designer covers come in three choices to suit your style and your budget, and we can customize both hard cover and perfect bound books. Even better, you still get your book quickly
— cloth or leather covers don’t add any extra time to your order!*

two books with advantage leatherette covers

Advantage Leather-Like Cover

For the most economical selection, go with our 9 Pt Advantage embossed acrylic covers. Featuring the look of kid leather at a fraction of the price, Advantage leatherette feels just like the real thing in your hands. Choose from five rich, dark colors for a premium look.

  • Acrylic-coated paper
  • Economical
  • Moisture resistant
  • Strong and durable
  • Can be used for perfect bound, case bound, spiral coil bound, or saddle stitched books

While Advantage cannot be printed on, you can add metallic flair with Diamond 3D Foil applied directly to the cover or elevate your hardcover book with a printed dust jacket.

two books with advantage leatherette covers
Check out the five color options:
Black Leatherette


Cranberry Leatherette


Hunter Green Leatherette

Hunter Green

Maroon Leatherette


Navy Leatherette


Book with dove gray pearl linen cover

Pearl Linen Cloth Cover

Give your book elegant grace and style with Pearl Linen cloth covers. Available in a range of colors with a textured linen weave, Pearl Linen cloth covers are beautiful yet strong. Add a design with foil to create a stately look.

  • Cotton blend fabric
  • Economical
  • High-quality
  • Timeless style
  • Can be used for case bound books only

Pearl Linen cloth covers cannot be printed on, but can be decorated with hot foil stamping or a printed dust jacket for additional elegance!

Available in several classic colors:
Jet Black Pearl Linen

Jet Black

Rich Bordeaux Pearl Linen

Rich Bordeaux

Forest Pine Pearl Linen

Forest Pine

Harbor Blue Pearl Linen

Harbor Blue

Indigo Blue Pearl Linen

Indigo Blue

Dove Gray Pearl Linen

Dove Gray

Book with green leather cover

Taratan II Leather

The most luxurious choice for a book? Taratan II, a bonded leather, which uses 100% genuine cowhide fibers for the feel and smell of real leather. Available in several colors with a soft, rich finish, this premium leather option takes wonderfully to hot foil stamping for a custom leather look with style.

  • Bonded leather
  • Premium look and feel
  • Luxurious style
  • Can be used for case bound books only
  • Cannot be printed on, but can be customized to include a title, author name, or simple design using metallic foil stmaping
Book with green leather cover
Check out the five color options:
Black Leather


Burgundy Leather


Forest Green Leather

Forest Green

Brown Leather


Navy Leather


Cloth and Leather Pricing

There is a cloth or leather option just right for you. Our prices vary depending on the quality of book and material selected; see the details below for per-book pricing.

Cover Material
Small Books
(5.5 x 8.5 AND
Medium Books
(larger than 5.5 x
8.5 up to 8.5 x 11)
Large Books
(larger than
8.5 x 11)
Advantage $1.20 ea. $1.50 ea. $3.00 ea.
Pearl Linen $1.50 ea. $2.00 ea. $4.00 ea.
Leather $3.00 ea. $4.00 ea. $8.00 ea.

Cover Add-Ons

Dress your book for success! Case bound books can be upgraded with a printed dust jacket to give your book a bestseller look. Or, add a touch of metallic shine with optional hot foil stamping.

*Note: Foil stamping and Diamond 3D will add production time to your order, so don’t delay!

Check out this case bound book featuring our
Navy Advantage Leatherette cover

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