I’m Your Next Big Idea

A pocket-sized publishing platform for your Big Ideas


Notebooks are printed with your custom cover design and your choice of blank, lines, grid, dot grid or checklist interior.

Retail Items, Giveaways, Self Promotions, Project Releases
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Books are printed with your custom cover design AND your custom interior page design.

Product Catalogs, Training Guides, Custom Note Taking, Pocket Literature
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Scout Book Ink Guide: Bolder, Brighter, Scout Book-ier

What’s a Scout Book?

The Scout Book is a pocket sized notebook just waiting to be customized with your artwork. Ready? Great! Simply select your quantity of notebooks, choose your ink color(s) and interior paper style, upload your design, and make your own. It’s that easy!

100% Awesome

Yes! Each and every Scout Book is printed with vegetable-based inks on 100% recycled papers with offset presses powered by renewable energy. Your order is hand-crafted by the kind and talented Scout Books team in beautiful Portland, Oregon, USA. Enjoy!

Espresso Parts Custom Shop

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Espresso Parts’ Custom Shop

Espresso Parts created these handy Scout Books to put the the power of customization in their clients’ hands.

Linework NW

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Linework NW designed these sharp Scout Books featuring Jim Woodring’s illustration to share with their artist exhibitors.

Pavo Form's Scout Book

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Pavo Form

Pavo Textiles created these lovely Scout Books to share their snuggly textile for babywearing, the Pavo Form.

Urban Nest Realty

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Urban Nest Realty

Urban Nest designed this lovely Portland bridgescape Scout Book to keep in touch with their growing client base.