Hire a Book Cover Designer in Chicago

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Brian C.

Brian C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Designer, photographer, and illustrator with 17 years experience – a dad with 6 years experience. Let's get your book looking hot.


Work experience:

  • Brian Chojnowski Design, Inc.
  • Doyle Partners
  • VSA Partners

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Humor & Comedy Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Sports & Outdoors

Erik P.

Erik P.

Chicago, United States

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Flexible, friendly book designer for the Christian market with over 14 years in-house experience (Tyndale House and Moody Publishers).


Work experience:

  • Tyndale House Publishers
  • Moody Publishers

Services: Design Cover Design Book Interior Design

Genres: Inspirational Non-Fiction Parenting & Families Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Christian Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs

Eugene S.

Eugene S.

Chicago, IL, USA

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I'm a talented freelance illustrator who specializes in creating eye catching sci-fi, fantasy, horror and YA fiction illustrations.


Work experience:

  • Eugene Smith Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Classics Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Horror Thriller & Suspense Comics (non fiction) Non-Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction

Lindsey C.

Lindsey C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Cover designer, illustrator, editor, and longtime publishing pro


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Humor & Comedy Mystery & Crime Art Humanities & Social Sciences Children's - Non-fiction Entertainment

Brooke K.

Brooke K.

Pennsylvania, United States

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•—•—•—•— Reliable, prompt, and devoted to classic book design. Your typesetting is safe with me —•—•—•—•


Work experience:

  • W. W. Norton & Company • Scribner • Alfred A. Knopf

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Anthologies Home & Garden Short Story

David P.

David P.

Guilford, United States

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I believe that book cover design has the power to crystalize and elevate the author's intent and expression.


Work experience:

  • Manos Design

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Action & Adventure Poetry Historical Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Inspirational Dystopian Science Fiction

Ricardo N.

Ricardo N.

Philadelphia, United States

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I'm illustrator and Graphic Desinger. I love the freedom children's book illustration brings. I love small details just kids can understand


Work experience:

  • Ricardo Nunez S.

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Nature Non-Fiction Middle Grade Life Sciences Math & Science Fantasy Action & Adventure

Judith M.

Judith M.

Chicago, IL, United States

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Lettering artist and illustrator for 25 years. Bold, clean, graphic style—bright color palettes—contemporary look.


Work experience:

  • Judith Mayer Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Design Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Art Humanities & Social Sciences Themes & Motifs Plays & Screenplays

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Book Cover Designers in Chicago

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