For anyone considering indie publishing, cost is a question. Here’s anecdotal information from The Write Life by Dana Sitar. My informal conversations with friends confirm the cost ranges in the piece. Some have spent more because, frankly, they wanted books to hold in their hands. Before you take this route, ask yourself what your goals are. Then consider this article the beginning of your research.
How Much Does It Cost to Self-Publish a Book? 4 Authors Share Their Numbers.