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Cover Art For Books: Choosing What’s Right Not Only For You But Your Audience

Interesting! It IS important to get it right too!

Musings Of Two Creative Minds

You’ve just about finished writing your novel and can see the finish line coming up in the distance.  But now you have a new concern to deal with, creating a cover for it.  But what kind of art should you use?  Should it be a photograph, cartoon, an image that evokes feelings from a favorite movie like having several people walking towards the reader like in “The Right Stuff”?  Should it just show an individual who appears in the story, or should it show a scene that’s right out of the book?

So many questions, right?  And the answer is… I don’t know.  Every author has to choose their own path or vision for their work.  It’s not an easy thing to do either, I know this.  All I can say is know your audience and what captures their imagination.  Make sure the art speaks to them and makes them…

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5 comments on “Cover Art For Books: Choosing What’s Right Not Only For You But Your Audience

  1. Hi Liz,
    Thanks for reflagging this. I left a comment on Allan’s blog.
    Shalom,
    Patricia

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  2. Hello Liz. You know Allan is one of my friends too, just as yours.

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