Adobe InDesign is a desktop design/publishing application designed for Windows XP and Mac OS X. It allows users to create and modify page layouts for any type of print publication. Newer versions integrate with Adobe Creative Suite to combine the utility of InDesign with the photo editing capabilities of Adobe Photoshop, among other programs. InDesign can read and write files belonging to Adobe PageMaker, its predecessor, and is also backwards-compatible from version 3.0 (CS).
BookSmart by Blurb is desktop publishing software that you use to create layouts and designs for books, which Blurb print, bind and deliver to you. Using your photos you can create book-store quality books that look and feel like the real thing.
SureThing CD Labeler - Stomp Edition, the incredible new design tool for professional-looking CD Labels and Jewel Cases. Use SureThing CD Labeler to design and produce all of your recordable CD labels and jewel cases.
The goal of Fotobook Design Center is to create a file that represent a book with 24 or more pages with digital photos and texts. Then we can send the file created to the fotolabo club and we receive after a while a real paper hardcovered book.
Foxit PDF Editor is an inexpensive, small footprint, working alternative to expensive, bloated, and non-functional (in Wine) Adobe Acrobat. NOTE: The following description is from Foxit Software website: Foxit PDF Editor allows you to modify any page contents within any PDF document. You can select, insert, change, remove, rotate, copy and paste texts, images, graphics and shadings. You can insert, import, delete pages or design page layout. After you finish editing, you can print out the result PDF file or save it to overwrite the original file or create a new file. To find out more details about the actions Foxit Editor enables you to perform on a PDF file.
Phantom is a lightweight, full featured PDF editor, including tools to delete and insert pages, a Typewriter function to add text to a PDF, the ability to use Stamps, OCR, and many other functions. It seems to be an extension of the Foxit Pro program.
Lyx is a WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean) text processor. Instead of worrying about how the text is formatted as you write the text, you concern yourself only with the text you write and its structure. Once you have written a document in the nice LyX GUI, you can Knuth's famous (but infamously hard to use directly) LaTeX to format your document according to the appropriate style.
Multi-Platform desktop publishing application. Native versions are available for Windows, MacOS, OS/2 and Atari TOS. The windows version seems to work with wine. Demo version available, can do anything but is restricted to printing one-page documents only.
Ragtime is an application for creating all sorts of textual documents, starting from letters to books and reports. It features inbuilt spreadsheet support, with a great flexility in usage and resuage of contents troughout the document.
VIO.Matrix is an Desktop Content-Management-System (Desktop CMS). The "Content-Manager" allows you to maintain content by using an Windows Explorer-like structure and a Word-like Editor. The "Administrator" are used to create templates. Both programs running only under Windows, or Wine.