Do book covers help sell the book? You bet they do. Shirtless men, beach scenes and animals all feature prominently in many best sellers.
When someone says, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” that might be fine for dating, but not in the publishing world. According to BookBub, a site that promotes bargain ebooks from newbies all the way to New York Times best-sellers, there are some distinct features of successful covers. [Read more...]