Hire a Book Cover Designer in Canada

We've sourced the best book cover designers in Canada who are ready to help you with all your cover design needs.

Blair K.

Blair K.

Toronto, Canada

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Award-winning illustrator and designer specializing in bold, conceptual images.


Work experience:

  • Blair Kelly

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Inspirational Middle Grade Children's Education & Reference Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences

Hanna S.

Hanna S.

The Kootenays, Canada

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I'm an illustrator who specialises in whimsical maps for all genres and book covers for Cozy Mysteries, RomComs, and Chicklit


Work experience:

  • Book Cover Bakery

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Romantic Comedy Romance Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Contemporary Romance Middle Grade Fantasy Children's Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

Welland, ON, Canada

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Freelance Designer and Lettering Artist always looking for a new project! Clients: Harlequin, Harper Collin's, Sourcebooks + more.


Work experience:

  • The Edit By Ash
  • The Printing House

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Mystery & Crime Self-help & Self-improvement Romance Women's Fiction Health & wellbeing Inspirational

Sarah B.

Sarah B.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I help independent authors, publishers, and creative entrepreneurs take their books from manuscript to masterpiece.


Work experience:

  • C'est Beau Designs

Services: Design Cover Design Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Parenting & Families Self-help & Self-improvement Health & wellbeing Young Adult

Lena Y.

Lena Y.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Book cover designer specializing in fiction, young adult, romance, and non-fiction, with experience in-house and with independent authors.


Work experience:

  • Sutherland House
  • Audiobooks.com
  • Yocla Designs

Services: Design Cover Design

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Thriller & Suspense Romance Historical Fiction Fantasy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Literary Fiction

John V.

John V.

Kelowna, BC, Canada

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A professional book designer who has worked on hundreds of projects (covers and interiors), specializing in trade fiction and academia.


Work experience:

  • JVDW Designs

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Political Science & Current Affairs Education & Reference Sports & Outdoors Photography

Michael R.

Michael R.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I am an experienced book designer in both fiction and non-fiction, working with all publishers and authors to spark readers' imagination!


Work experience:

  • Harper Collins
  • Private Company

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Poetry Women's Fiction Entertainment Sex & Relationships Mystery & Crime Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families Thriller & Suspense Economics Design Photography Architecture

Dane L.

Dane L.

BC, Canada

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I love to help people realize their dream of becoming a published author.


Work experience:

  • Ebook Launch

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Historical Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

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Book cover designer for hire in Canada

In general, books are not very visual. The majority of books exist as black words printed on white paper. Your book cover, however, is your chance to bring the contents of your book to life visually. Your book’s cover is its first impression, and people will make all sorts of assumptions about your book based on even a one-second glimpse of its exterior. Is there a couple on the cover holding hands? Readers will assume it's a romance. Is there a shadowy figure on the front walking down a dark and moody alley? It must be a thriller. Is the cover sparse, with uniquely illustrated typography? That looks like literary fiction.

In other words, your book cover needs to do the talking for your book — it’s your title’s #1 marketing tool. It’s a big job, and you want your cover to do it as effectively as possible. If you live in the Great White North, this will likely mean you’re seeking out a talented book cover designer for hire in Canada.

After all, a good book cover is more than just eye candy. A good book cover stands out even as a thumbnail in a digital store. Its quality is equally as high in digital format as it is on a hard copy. It establishes the genre of your work while also standing out from the other titles it's grouped with. Knowing how to navigate all of these different needs comes with experience in the industry.

Luckily, Reedsy is here to make it easy for you to find your ideal book cover designer for hire in Canada — or elsewhere in the world. Our designers go through a rigorous vetting process, and we only accept the top 3% of talent in the industry. What’s more, you can see samples of every designer’s past work before you commit to a collaboration. Sign up for a totally free account and start browsing through their portfolios today. You’ll find your ideal book cover designer for hire in Canada before you know it!

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