Book cover design is the stylization and placement of text and other materials on the front cover, spine and back cover of your book. We only provide design for books that are light novels, LitRPGs, or superhero books targeted to young adults.
For this service, we charge $250 for book cover design for print and ebook versions. The design includes a stylistic title that matches tone of book; author name; spine text; placement of back cover text; creation and placement of barcode if ISBN number is provided; and creation and placement of QR code with link to personal website associated with book if applicable. Book cover and spine dimensions are needed for print book. If book is already properly formatted, we can determine dimensions.
Before you buy this service, please fill out the included form and submit materials requested. Turnaround time is approximately one to two months after submission and payment. You must be at least 18 years old and own the rights to the book.
Book cover design involves the following:
- Creation and placement of stylistic title that matches tone of book
- Placement of author name using size and font that fits tone of book
- Simple background theme if no cover art is used (cover art is recommended)
- Spine creation with title, author name, and logo or image if applicable
- Placement of back cover blurb text with semitransparent textbox screen if applicable over background art for readability
- Creation and placement of barcode if ISBN number is provided
- Creation and placement of QR code with link to personal website associated with book if applicable
The files delivered will be a high quality JPEG at least 300 dpi meant for print and ebook version.
This agreement is between the author paying for this service and Vic's Lab, LLC. Payment constitutes agreement of the following terms.
1. DESIGN TASKS
Design for the book cover will correspond to the description outlined in order.
Contingent upon submission of materials and payment, the book cover design is to be delivered to the Author approximately within the time outlined in the order.
Orders are for one book cover design file.
Vic's Lab, LLC, agrees not to reproduce, give, or show to anyone any material sent by Author for art purposes, unless a third party is contracted to fulfill service.
No guarantees are made as to the salability or marketability of the manuscript. Nor is there a guarantee that the artwork will completely meet your satisfaction, though all efforts will be made to do so. Unless an arrangement is made between the author and Vic's Lab, LLC, all royalties and monies gained by the sale of the book will be the sole property of the Author.
7. APPLICABLE LAWS
Both parties agree that this agreement shall be interpreted and governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Before the project is in process, either party may terminate this Agreement in the event of material change of circumstance with a written notice to the other party or request for cancellation. If cancellation of the order is requested before artwork starts, Vic's Lab, LLC, will reimburse payment.
This agreement is made and entered into by and between the parties hereto on the date of completed purchase.