Hire a Book Designer in Nashville

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Kristen I.

Kristen I.

Nashville, TN, USA

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I have worked in publishing for 13 years, designing covers for genres including fiction, self-help, memoirs, spiritual growth, and Bibles!


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Christian Publishing
  • Pen Meet Paper

Services: Design Cover Design Production Management

Genres: Christian Fiction Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement Literary Fiction

Mary Susan O.

Mary Susan O.

Nashville, TN, USA

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I have 25 years experience and a great passion for designing books from cover to cover, including crime & mystery and children's books!


Work experience:

  • Blu Design Concepts
  • Afton Historical Society Press

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Inspirational Non-Fiction Poetry Art Humanities & Social Sciences Architecture Biographies & Memoirs Children's - Non-fiction

Maxwell R.

Maxwell R.

Charleston, United States

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NY Times bestselling book designer. Featured 7 times on coverfold of Publishers Weekly. Simon & Schuster. Served neat or on the rocks.


Work experience:

  • NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
  • TURNER PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • INDEPENDENT
  • SIMON & SCHUSTER

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Mystery & Crime Fiction Action & Adventure Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction

Mitch F.

Mitch F.

Portland, United States

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Portland, Oregon based illustrator, 23 freelance years, offering woodcut, flat graphic, hippie vector, and retro poster styles.


Work experience:

  • Mitch Frey Illustration

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Travel Action & Adventure Fiction Christian Fiction Historical Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Psychology Transportation Sports & Outdoors

Brandi A.

Brandi A.

Columbia, SC, United States

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I am a graphic designer with over 12 years of experience in academic publishing.


Work experience:

  • The University of South Carolina Press
  • The University of South Carolina

Services: Design Cover Design Book Interior Design

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Poetry Fiction Historical Fiction Anthologies Short Story Parenting & Families Photography Health & wellbeing

Jakob V.

Jakob V.

Portland, United States

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I'm the designer at Tin House, where I specialize in literary fiction, poetry, and memoir. I have experience in other genres, as well.


Work experience:

  • Tin House Books and Magazine
  • Jakob Vala Design
  • Submit Magazine
  • Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader

Services: Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Poetry Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Education & Reference Thriller & Suspense

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

Liz D.

Liz D.

San Diego, CA, United States

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I’ve designed covers for many genres and authors from historical to YA, George Orwell to Virginia Woolf. I’d love to get to know your book.


Work experience:

  • Demeter Design
  • Harcourt Trade Publishers
  • University of Chicago Press

Services: Design Cover Design

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Literary Fiction Historical Fiction Poetry

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Book Designer Nashville

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