Xavier Comas

Xavier Comas - Designer

Barcelona, Spain

Award-winning book cover designer with 30-year experience working for publishers and independent authors worldwide.

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I am a book cover designer with more than 20-year experience, working for publishers and independent authors worldwide. Among my current clients are Penguin-Random House and Tuttle. I find working with independent authors to be a rewarding experience because I can establish a direct bridge between literature and visual art. My goal is not only to be able to translate visually the contents of the book, but also to help authors promote their work by creating compelling and enticing covers.
Biographies & Memoirs
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction
Works with


  • Fine Arts
  • Graphic Design


  • Best Cover in Spain 2014
  • WINNER 2013 SBPA Book Awards for Best Cover Design

Work experience

Director and founder

January, 2000 – August, 2010 (over 10 years)

Founder of one of the foremost book cover design studios in Spain. Book cover art direction and design.


January, 1999 – August, 2006 (over 7 years)

Book Cover Design Director, Art Direction, illustration and design

Xavier has 60 reviews

Communication & Punctuality
Communication & Punctuality

Mark A. Rayner
I had a great time working with such a creative and professional designer as Xavier! His work is top notch, he's punctual and he explains the process really well.

Mark A. Rayner, August 2021

Bakary J Sonko
Xavier is a professional of high quality and integrity who is easy to work and communicate with. He did an excellent Original Illustration of my book cover and I could not be happier for it. I highly recommend his services to anyone who is in need of a "book Cover" designer.

Bakary J Sonko, July 2021

John Milam
Xavier completed my work as good as I hoped or better. He kept in communication throughout the job and had tremendous patience with my ineptitude and many changes of mind! I highly recommend him.

John Milam, July 2021

Michael Erwin
Xavier has been great to work with. Very responsive and collaborative. His work is top-notch. I highly recommend.

Michael Erwin, June 2021

Mark Howard
Working with Xavier was a dream! Instead of just hearing what I thought I wanted, he read excerpts from my book to get a feel for my personality and the concept of my book and in the end gave me exactly what I needed. It was better than I could’ve ever imagined. It was such a wonderful process that I can’t wait to work with him again. Communication was prompt and easy. Xavier’s experience a...
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Mark Howard, June 2021

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