I enjoyed taking part in this experiment: Detour Trail.
Category Archives: book covers
Enjoy this article and learn from her research: Guest post: The Rules for Your Self-Published Book-Cover by Lorraine Jenkin.
From The Publicity Hound: http://blog.bufferapp.com/free-image-sources-list
I haven’t worked my way through these, but I’ve used NASA and NOAA photos for some of my science fiction covers.
This book cover article looks useful, though so far I’ve mostly created my own covers: http://www.nat-russo.com/2014/03/readers-will-judge-your-book-cover.html
Detour Trail. John Freeter’s speculation about Detour Trail’s plot makes an interesting premise for a story… And I appreciated his critiques of the cover (Hmm. Yes. the text could be bigger.) and the plot description.