Getting your book cover design right is the arguably most important stage in self-publishing a book. Handle this delicately if you want to have any chance of success — this is not an area where you can skate by.
Without the right cover, no one will give your book a chance, no matter how well-written it is, or how diligent your editor.
This comprehensive guide will break down the anatomy of a great book cover so you know what you’re shooting for, but that’s just the beginning.
It will also show you how to research your specific niche so that you know what readers are already responding to, where to find your very own cover designer and what they might charge, and also how to write a design brief so the cover you get is exactly right for your niche — the secret sauce that many beginners miss. Read More…