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Simon Corry

Simon Corry

Science & Creativity

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, NY, United States

New York, NY, United States

Daniel Benneworth-Gray

Daniel Benneworth-Gray

I design book covers.

view profile Book freelancer based in York, UK

York, UK

Nuno Moreira

Nuno Moreira

Over a decade of experience in print design and a particular passion for books.

view profile Book freelancer based in Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon, Portugal

Isabelle Arné

Isabelle Arné

Hi ! I'm a french illustrator, I love to draw characters, fantasy, kiddy books, well to be honest I love to draw everything... So ask me !

view profile Book freelancer based in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France

Laura Fearn

Laura Fearn

I am an award-winning freelance Book Designer with 18 years experience in the Publishing industry. I'm also an illustrator and artist.

view profile Book freelancer based in Bath, United Kingdom

Bath, United Kingdom

Ben Mcleod

Ben Mcleod

Experienced, highly creative illustrator/designer. Passionate about creating dynamic imagery that aims to spark interest and draw the eye

view profile Book freelancer based in Manchester, England

Manchester, England

Caroline Teagle

Caroline Teagle

Caroline Teagle is a graphic designer and illustrator specializing in book covers with 9 years of professional experience.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, NY, United States

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Lizzie Gardiner

Lizzie Gardiner

I am a creative designer specialising in design services relating to books with over 13 years design experience

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

Andrew Tennant

Andrew Tennant

Professionally typesetting and ebook authoring for large publishing houses, independent publishers and self-publishers for over 25 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Andrew Tennant

Andrew Tennant

Professionally typesetting and ebook authoring for large publishing houses, independent publishers and self-publishers for over 25 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Rachel Lawston

Rachel Lawston

I am an experienced publishing designer with a friendly and flexible approach. Specialising in fiction, children's books and YA publishing.

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

David Owens

David Owens

Professional Illustrator.

view profile Book freelancer based in Oswego, NY, United States

Oswego, NY, United States

Jesse Green

Jesse Green

Hello! I'm a Children's Books designer, with a passion for illustrated fiction. Please get in touch if you are interested in my work.

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

Daniel Benneworth-Gray

Daniel Benneworth-Gray

I design book covers.

view profile Book freelancer based in York, UK

York, UK

Pat Presley

Pat Presley

An illustrator with 10+ years of experience specializes in Science Fiction and Fantasy genre.

view profile Book freelancer based in San Francisco, CA USA

San Francisco, CA USA

MARK ECOB

MARK ECOB

Art Direction, design and illustration for all things book.

view profile Book freelancer based in Frome, United Kingdom

Frome, United Kingdom

Roberta Zeta

Roberta Zeta

I’m an italian freelance illustrator, specialising in YA and feminine illustration. My clients include HarperCollins, Pocket, Mondadori.

view profile Book freelancer based in Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki, Finland

Kerri Resnick

Kerri Resnick

Hi! I'm Kerri. Just a typical gal with a passion for design and all things New York. 

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, NY, United States

New York, NY, United States

Stewart Williams

Stewart Williams

I offer the necessary design talent and experience so critical for the success of your book.

view profile Book freelancer based in Pittsburgh, PA. USA

Pittsburgh, PA. USA

Emma Graves

Emma Graves

A freelance book cover designer with over 10 years of experience working across a wide variety of imprints at HarperCollins and LittleBrown.

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

Andrew Tennant

Andrew Tennant

Professionally typesetting and ebook authoring for large publishing houses, independent publishers and self-publishers for over 25 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Elynn Cohen

Elynn Cohen

A versatile, creative, collaborative book design professional who designs covers and interiors with a focus on the children's market.

view profile Book freelancer based in New Jersey, USA

New Jersey, USA

Jessica Bell

Jessica Bell

I'm an Aussie award-winning graphic designer (& author & singer) who lives in Greece. I specialize in book covers for indie authors.

view profile Book freelancer based in Athens, Kentrikos Tomeas Athinon, Greece

Athens, Kentrikos Tomeas Athinon...

Mark Thomas

Mark Thomas

Direct, impactful, bespoke book cover design. Fave genres inc. science fiction, historical fiction, horror, thrillers, non-fiction...

view profile Book freelancer based in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff, United Kingdom

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Posts from the Reedsy blog

We like to use our blog to delve deeper into the world of design by interviewing some of our best designers.

Six tips for briefing your book cover designer - (5 min)

“My #1 piece of advice by far would be to ask authors to ask their designers for input and trust in their designer’s judgement – even if they think their “idea” might be better… Ideas are good by way of suggestion, but a decent designer will already have a good reason for everything in their design.”...

“The importance of hiring a cover design professional” — Interviewing Rachel Lawston - (8 min)

“I believe that an eye-catching, well-crafted, well-designed cover increases the value of a book to readers and booksellers. A book cover should receive as much careful attention as it needs to become the best it can be, just like the text within.”

The Perfect Book Cover: Interviewing Graphic Designer Nuno Moreira - (4 min)

“The perfect cover is seductive, mysterious, puzzling. The perfect cover is either bold or very subtle. The perfect cover stimulates my imagination or serves as a gateway to what we can find inside. The perfect cover is not explicit or gives too much away. The perfect cover is not ashamed to be seen riding the metro or appearing in public places.”