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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 A Creative Mind

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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