Welcome to FLES Books


We are a small trade publisher offering a very high royalty rate to authors - 65% of profit and no setup costs.

If you want to contact us about getting a book published with us, please contact authors@flesbooks.com


Scribus 1.3 Official Manual now available

The Official Manual for Scribus 1.3 is available to order. This 439-page manual is a comprehensive guide to Scribus 1.3, the premier open-source desktop publishing system, and was written by Dr Christoph Schäfer and Dr Gregory Pittman in collaboration with the Scribus development team.

The book has a list price of £29.99. Additionally, we are no longer accepting orders directly through our website.


News in Brief

  • 18 March 2009 — Scribus 1.3 Manual shipped in North America.
  • 19 January 2009 — released Scribus 1.3 Official Manual.
  • 12 December 2008 — launched new website.
  • 9 December 2008 — Scribus 1.3 Official Manual opened for preorder.
  • 19 September 2008 — incorporated!

Pre-Order the Scribus 1.3 Manual