Frequently Asked Questions
How much does a book cover design cost?
Prices depend on:
Genre of the book
Design style that you’re looking for
What files do you provide?
Paperback cover (front + spine + back)
Hardcover (Case Laminate)
Dust Jacket (front + spine + back + flaps)
How many initial cover concepts do you provide?
I normally provide 2-3 (or more) initial cover designs. In 3-4 days.
How many revisions do you provide?
Once you’ve seen and reviewed the initial covers, we will both know whether or not I am a good fit for your project.
If you are happy with the initial designs and you decide to move forward with one of them, I will provide 3-4 rounds of revisions.
What info do you need in order to start working on my project?
You can fill out the form here.
BOOK COVER - Info:
At what stage is the book?
Are you self publishing with Kindle Direct Publishing, Ingramspark or others? (Please, specify).
Do you already have an idea in mind for the cover?
Samples (images) of book covers that you like (links to Amazon work too).
INTERIOR - Info:
How many words in total?
Are there images inside the book? If so, how many?
Any special formatting required? For example, lots of footnotes, bullet points, special quotes etc
How many Footnotes/Endnotes?
Do you provide the Source Files too?
Of course! I always provide the Source files (cover and interior files).
The author can download and store them in case of future changes.
Do you provide promotional materials for social media?
I provide 3D covers and one social media banner. Click here.
Do you provide files for KDP (former CreateSpace) and Ingramspark only?
I provide publishing-ready files for KDP and Ingramspark, Lulu, Draft2Digital, Barnes&Noble and many more.
Do you provide interior formatting services? What would the cost be? And what files do you provide?
I do. See samples of books I’ve worked on here.
The cost of interior typesetting depends on:
Final word count
Number of images/tables/graphs
Number of footnotes/endnotes
Interior paperback PDF
Interior ebook EPUB
Interior ebook for KINDLE only
Interior Typesetting process. How does that work?
Step 1: I receive the final edited and proofread manuscript and I create a sample interior PDF (paperback - print file).
Step 2: the author reviews it and approves it.
Step 3: I work on the rest of the interior (print version) | 3-4 days.
Step 4: the author reviews it.
Step 5 (if needed): we’ll make changes, if needed. I provide two free rounds of changes.
Step 6: the author approves the interior paperback PDF.
Step 7: I convert it into en Ebook | 2-3 days.
Are stock images included in the price? Can I supply my own images and photos?
And of course, you can supply your own images and photos. I can adjust the resolution if needed.
Do I need to pay a deposit when starting the project?
BOOK COVER: no need to pay for a deposit.
(You’ll be asked to pay only after you’ve received the Ebook cover files + 3Ds and Social media banner).
INTERIOR: only after you’ve approved the interior paperback sample.
What payment methods do you accept?
Paypal, Bank Transfer, Wise (former TransferWise).