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Questions tagged [book-cover]

Use for questions about book covers. This can be about the approval process, creation, paper considerations, differences between digital and paper versions, finding an artist, etc. Use in addition to [artwork] if the question is about the artwork for a cover.

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Can I use an old painting of Lilith as my book cover?

I'm working on a book of poetry, and I want to use John Collier's (1892) painting of Lilith as the cover. I won't be selling the book though; giving it away for free. Can I legally use the painting as ...
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Is it true that a great cover is enough to sell many copies of your book

I've come across podcasts and internet articles about self-publishing in which they basically say that books with fantastic covers and interesting blurbs tend to sell lots of copies even if the actual ...
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My publisher copyrighted my book cover and interior

My illustrator designed the cover of my book, but my publisher did not want to use his cover. They wanted their illustration department to do it. What I didn't know was that they copyrighted the cover ...