YOU CAN'T JUDGE A BOOK BY IT'S COVER!
...But that is exactly what most people do!
And it is
the reason that this saying exists. You do it... I do it... we all
do it! Think about it for a moment... if you see many different books all laid out on a sales
table, which book gets your attention first? Usually, it is the one
with the most interesting cover.
You may have written the most wonderful book, but unless you can
get someone to pick it up and thumb through it, they will never buy it
because they never had the chance to see it. Even nature teaches us
that flowers are bright and colorful to attract the bees for
Another old saying warns against being "penny wise and pound
foolish". So is the person that spends many hours writing a book
and many dollars to get it published, but decides to save some
money on the cover design by having a generic looking cover. You have not saved a thing if people ignore your book. Perhaps you
believe that it is not important, that the content is what really
If it does not matter, then why do the publishing
companies make certain that the cover of every book by their best
selling authors have attractive, professionally designed covers?
You would think that it should not matter because the reputation of
the author is all that is necessary. But market research proves
otherwise and this is why the large publication houses do not skimp on
the design of their covers.
I have my own saying... "look at what successful people do and
follow them to success".
Mike Bennett Graphics can design an original cover design that will
get noticed at a very reasonable rate with prices starting at just $300. Have a look above at some of the covers that I have
done for others and see for yourself what I can do for you. Then
me to discuss your cover design needs.