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Final Book Cover for Compendium!

Although Compendium is still in edits, my partner has finalized the book cover design, both front and back. She’s actually finalized the book cover for the next book as well, but I haven’t written it yet, so that makes it hard to do the back blurb. 197 more words


Before You Write, Consider This!

Ahmad Meradji

So you want to publish a book. Think you need to jump into the writing first? Not so fast!  Many authors believe they have to do all of the writing and… 318 more words


The Mouse by Ruth Gray (Dust Jacket of the Week)

The fantastical dust jacket, which graces the 1920s crime novel The Mouse by Ruth Gray (A A Knopf, 1929: London), has to be a contender for the title of scariest jacket ever. 169 more words


To Judge A Book By It's Cover

This man is absolutely brilliant. I want him to be my friend. I can’t stop watching! For all my bookworms out there tonight, enjoy! xx


Cover Design is Groovy

Cover design is one of my favourite things about working in publishing. While it’s not part of my job description, I still love watching our designer go through his creative process and seeing the different stages and iterations of his designs. 184 more words

Typography I've been experimenting with...

Book cover design has somewhat… evolved. Or at least it should. So in my spare time I’ve been experimenting with various media still within typography but somehow feel we can/should add more authenticity to the design of our books, posters… actually just about anything really… :) 151 more words