Good News in Bad Shape (process)

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This paperback New Testament was in a bad way: covers falling off and the glue on the perfect-bound spine was deteriorating on both ends. The solution: re-bind as a one-of-a-kind NIV New Testament.
Step 1: cut off front and back covers.

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Step 2:
Attach new spine tape and end papers

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Step 3: Attach board to cover, fold, glue

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Step 4: connect the book block to the cover by glue the tapes and end papers. Finish by giving the whole thing a coat of Mod Podge to strengthen and protect the cover.

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