GUEST POST: ‘Book covers sell the story?’ by Paula Limbaugh

..excellent view on the pullng power of a great book cover …enjoy …

Greyhart Press

Today we welcome Paula Limbaugh for a guest post about the importance of book covers. Paula’s words are not all comfortable reading for us at Greyhart but eloquently makes the point that in order to attract a reader, a book needs the right cover and sales pitch. But what brings in one reader will do the opposite for another.

We’re always interested to know what you think of our books, and the covers are a key part of that. If you’ve got an opinion, we’d love to hear from you.

Over to Paula…

Whether, online or in an actual bookstore the first thing that grabs my attention is the cover.  Walking through the aisles of B&N it’s like they are all screaming “Me, me, pick me!”    If the artwork is good I will read the synopsis, if not I will pass it up unless I recognize the author or if…

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2 responses to “GUEST POST: ‘Book covers sell the story?’ by Paula Limbaugh

  1. Thank you for reblogging my post, it’s much appreciated. I’m glad you enjoyed it.

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