Making my own book cover

Creating the cover of my novel - Part 1

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Making my own book cover

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Making my own book cover Whoever said that you should not judge a book by its cover was obviously swimming against the tide. Judging a book by its cover is precisely what most people do. You only need to stand in a book shop (you remember book shops don’t you?) and watch people browse. The books with the great covers

Creating the cover of my novel – Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Making my own book cover

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Making my own book coverBack on to the creation of the cover. As I said in my previous post, my designer Paul Deuis of Jethryk (http://www.jethryk.com.au) guided me superbly in what I needed to give him. In this post I’ve included excerpts from his emails so that you can see what to expect from a good designer. So first he gave