Short Story Cover Design Services

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Asya

Asya

New York, United States

Enthusiastic and creative designer with a passion for books and reading who would love to collaborate on your next great project.


Work experience:

  • Asya Blue Design LLC

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Typography typography Book Interior Design book-interior-design Production Management production-management

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Short Story, Anthologies, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Career Guides, Entertainment, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Women's Fiction

Tess

Tess

New York, NY, USA

I help authors stand out with bold colors and delightful illustrations.


Work experience:

  • TessLockey Illustrations

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration

Genres: Children's, Fiction, Poetry, Short Story, Health & Wellbeing, Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Travel, Comics & Graphic Novels, Inspirational

Brigid

Brigid

New York, NY, USA

I am a graphic designer with over 20 years of publishing experience. I design fiction and nonfiction book covers.


Work experience:

  • Grand Central Publishing
  • Brigid Pearson Design
  • Simon and Schuster

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Typography typography Production Management production-management

Genres: Women's Fiction, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Short Story, Literary Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences

Phoebe

Phoebe

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Award-winning illustrator from Middle Earth. Past clients include Penguin Books and Allen & Unwin


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books NZ

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration

Genres: Children's, Fiction, Short Story, Social & Family Issues, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Biographies & Memoirs, Nature

Lauren

Lauren

New York, United States

You can, and should, judge a book by it's cover.


Work experience:

  • Little, Brown and Co.
  • St. Martin's Press

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography Book Interior Design book-interior-design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Health & Wellbeing, Historical Fiction, Anthologies, Women's Fiction, Short Story, Photography

Michael Vito

Michael Vito

St. Louis, MO, USA

I'm a graphic designer, typographer, and consultant with decades of experience designing books. I also help and advise first-time authors.


Work experience:

  • Self

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Book Interior Design book-interior-design

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Philosophy, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, History, Poetry, Short Story, Cultural & Ethnic, Religion & Spirituality, Music

John

John

Alameda, CA, USA

Designer for the likes of Chicago Review Press, North Atlantic, PM Press, Steerforth, Haymarket, AK Press, Reaction, Wisdom, and... you?


Work experience:

  • Stealworks

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Typography typography

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Entertainment, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Music, Political Science & Current Affairs, True Crime, Mystery & Crime, Fiction, Short Story

Kate

Kate

Vancouver, WA, USA

I specialize in narrative artwork with a focus on lifestyle, travel and food illustration with bold colors and clever attention to detail


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Travel, Non-Fiction, Short Story, Architecture, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Home & Garden, Nature, Biographies & Memoirs

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