You CAN judge a book by its cover!

There is an old adage and song that suggests that you can’t judge a book by its cover. In one way that might be true. If you’ve written a fabulous book and you get your daughter’s boyfriend to knock one up in Microsoft Paint. Mind you, the chances of anyone buying it are going to be slim. Another option may be that you are a successful writer with a huge fan base. In your case, it doesn’t … [Read more...]

10 Tips for designing your Kindle Ebook Cover

Here are a list of a few things to consider when designing a cover for your ebook. The secret is to produce something that attracts your particular audience and conveys the substance and quality of the writing – and ideally enhances it. Compared to a printed cover, Kindle books are viewed in the first instance at a very small size on the Amazon bookshelves so bear this in mind. 1. Book size. … [Read more...]