Whoever believes interior design is an art must be deathly in love with the craft.
I find it to be a science more along the lines of physics.
Even though I am not a novice, using Adobe Indesign to construct the interior of my novel was not as easy as I imagined.
After laying out the margins correctly:
.25 inch margins (that is what Createspace recommends) I find .50 inch margins to be cleaner.
.75 inches for the gutter
There were other points I had to consider such as:
How many blank pages would I have in the beginning of the novel?
There has to be a copyright, acknowledgements, and so on.
Not only that, but there also has to be enough blank pages so that my first chapter would end up on an odd page.
If one is also looking at novels, they might have noticed that blank pages…
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