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Choosing the right font size is very important for any print project. First, decide if you like Serif style or Sans Serif better. Typically, Serif style fonts are used for longer passages of text. Sans Serif fonts form a very clean and modern look.

Fonts are measured in points. There are 72 points in 1-inch. Typically, books use a font in the 10-12 point range. You must also be aware that each font is a slightly different size. As you can see below, the Sans Serif font on top (Arial) is slightly larger than the Serif Font (Times New Roman) below it--while still having the same point value. Additionally, larger font sizes can lead to more pages in your book.

EXAMPLE:

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Slight Difference

SERIF FONTS

Times New Roman
Book Antiqua
Georgia

SANS SERIF FONTS

Arial
Tahoma
Verdana

The most important thing is that you like the font.
Be sure that the size is easy to read for you and your readers.

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