Kara McHale

Kara McHale – Designer

Book cover designer specialising in non-fiction. Clients include Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Picador, Macmillan Children's and Transworld.


I am a UK based book cover designer, driven by a love for crafting stylish designs that equally stand out on any bookshelf or in digital format. I particularly enjoy working on books that inspire, are socially conscious, and can make a difference.

With 9 years of experience, I am proud to collaborate with some of the most esteemed publishers in the industry, including Picador, Macmillan, Transworld and Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Collaborating with me, you can expect a friendly, efficient, reliable experience where I harness my industry expertise to balance aesthetics and marketability.

Children’s Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Inspirational LGBTQ Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Self-Help & Self-Improvement Sex & Relationships Sociology

Work experience


Aug, 2018 — Present

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