Cherie Chapman

Cherie Chapman – Designer

Specialising in fiction ranging from 9+ to adults. Previously worked for HarperCollins and Hachette UK. Lover of books, films and dogs.


My name is Cherie and I'm a designer specialising in fiction book covers ranging from 9+ to adult.

Over the last six years, I've worked with Hodder & Stoughton, HarperCollins, Bookouture, Bonnier Zaffre, HotKey Books, Piccadilly Press, Avon, Head of Zeus and Canongate.

I am a highly organised and dedicated person. With every project I take on I am truly passionate from start to finish. I am more than happy to work independently or collaborate creatively with a team to meet tight deadlines and to create the best possible product.
Coming of Age Contemporary Fiction Fantasy Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Young Adult Fantasy

Work experience


Jan, 2020 — Present

A design studio specialising in book cover design across all genres.

Based in both the UK and US, we share a wide range of experience in working with traditional, independent, university presses and self published authors.


Jul, 2018 — Jan, 2020 (over 1 year)

Bonnier Zaffre, Hot Key books and Piccadilly Press

Nov, 2016 — Jul, 2018 (over 1 year)


Dec, 2014 — Nov, 2016 (almost 2 years)

Hodder and Stoughton

Jan, 2013 — Nov, 2014 (almost 2 years)

Cherie has 36 reviews





Janelle S.

Janelle S.

Jul, 2023

Cherie is incredible to work with!! This was my first book, and the book cover creation process was daunting to me. She made it so effortless and was extremely understanding. I sent her information on my book, and what I was looking for in a cover. She sent me back many different examples mirroring what I was looking for, then one she thought of herself. And that one was the cover I went with! ...
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Simon N.

Simon N.

Oct, 2022

Another excellent collaboration with Cherie. Came up with a great image for me and a great on-genre book cover. Highly recommend.
Darius E.

Darius E.

Sep, 2022

Working with Cherie was a fantastic experience; she's responsive, creative, and the pinnacle of professionalism. Everyone I've showed the cover loved it, and even the original mock ups she did looked like final products. I can't wait to work with her again on future projects!
Sebastian W.

Sebastian W.

Sep, 2022

Very happy with the result, thanks very much for the great work!
Simon N.

Simon N.

Aug, 2022

Second book cover with Cherie and it was as hassle-free as the first. Great communication, skilled designer, and easy to collaborate with. Highly recommend.

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