Posted on 03/20/2020 at 03:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors are advised to make sure that their book covers conform to genre expectations. And when a friend told Lynne...

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Tagged As: Cover design, Marketing

Posted on 02/25/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Mardi Gras! If you’re going out to make poor decisions tonight — and we’re not judging — let them...

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Posted on 01/17/2020 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Gaughran has a roundup of his favorite free graphic-design tools for authors, but if you already use and love...

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Posted on 01/12/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s hard — okay, make that downright near impossible — to make sure you don’t miss anything of value when...

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Posted on 11/04/2019 at 11:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sure, spring cleaning has a nice ring to it, but you can — and should — freshen up your backlist...

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Tagged As: Blurbs, Cover design, Editing

Posted on 09/29/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Unless one of you is holding out on the world, none of us can go back in time and fix...

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Posted on 09/25/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We wouldn’t blame you if you were sick unto death of hearing lectures about your book cover. But if you...

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Posted on 09/08/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Every post on cover design we find seems to have a new pearl of wisdom, in addition to the ones...

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Posted on 08/29/2019 at 11:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Kudler has a good primer on what your book cover needs on The Book Designer, with a special bonus...

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Posted on 08/08/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve been bidding out work on our first home, which was built in the 1920s. Needless to say, we enter...

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