What is a pre-made book cover? What are the pros and cons of purchasing a pre-designed cover? And, more to the point, where can I get one from?
Book cover design
Arguably, it is there to stop you spilling tea on the words inside. But all too often a cover can be a barrier not just to tea, but to the success of your book. And that can’t be a good thing. So let us see what we can do to[…]
With two new books hitting shop shelves with my illustrations on the front, find out more about the cover creation process.
Find out how the wrong typeface can ruin a design, and what to watch out for when picking your next font.
Just a quick update today to let you all know that I have a guest spot over on the Navigating Indieworld site with an article all about book cover design: What is a book cover for?
Think of a book. Any book. What does it look like? Can you tell me what is on the cover? In this Journal entry we explore why books change their covers and why it is important.
I’ve launched a new resource for authors wondering where to turn for help with their book cover design. See my top tips and examples of how I can help design a cover by which your book can properly be judged.