I’m not really a reader of fiction, but I have to admire the book cover design of “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tart. The illustrated tear with the goldfinch peeking out is reportedly one of the most Instagramed book covers in 2013. With a hefty 771 pages, the novel has been described as “Dickensian” with positive … Continue reading
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What Makes a Good Book Cover?
The graphic designer gave me a first look at four cover options today. They are all terrific! What makes a good book cover? From my web reading, it sounds like the cover has to intrigue someone to pick up the book as well as suggest something about what the book is about. Obviously, the cover … Continue reading