best book covers

15 Of The Most Famous and Best Book Covers Of All Time + Their Stories

The best book covers are the ones that become symbols of the books. An iconic design and simple, yet powerful elements, can turn into an integrated part of the book, so you can’t imagine it ever having another cover design. 

There are two kinds of books out there: those that you enjoy while reading, but you forget about them as soon as you finish them, and those that stay with you forever.

Minimalist book cover design ideas

18 Remarkable Minimalist Book Covers To Get You Inspired

When you think about the old books from your library, you think about the stories that took you places you’ve never been before and not so much about their covers. They’re old, dusty, maybe even in slightly bad shape.

It’s different when you want to start creating a beautiful collection of books—first editions, special editions, or other unique collections—because you’ll care about their covers too.

how to make a book cover

Designing Book Covers 101: How to Make a Book Cover From Scratch

If you had a dollar for each time you heard “you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover”, you’d probably be a millionaire by now. Case in point, I just said it again. There’s a very good reason everyone insists, though. 

We all judge, at least for a second, which is just a more honest way of saying that first impressions count–another phrase that would be nice to monetize somehow.