Paperback Cover Questionnaire

* Required






*Book Title

Subtitle (If Applicable)

*Author(s) Name (As it should appear on cover)

Additional FRONT Cover Copy:

*Book Category

*Genre (i.e. Mystery, Young Adult Etc.)

*Synopsis of your book. (The plot, main characters, time setting, etc.)

*Who is your Target audience? (Check ALL that apply)

Will this be part of or become a series?

A book cover you like? What is it about this cover you like?

Attach sample up to 3mb


BACK Cover Copy, Input text or attach Word Doc.

Type Your ISBN number here Exactly as purchased including ALL hyphens.

Already have a barcode? Attach here

If INCLUDING PRICE within barcode type price here (I.E. $16.95)

Author Image (.eps, .tiff, pdf, .jpg) Max-Size 3mb


*Trim Size (i.e. 5 x 8, 6 x 9)

*Template from your Printer (i.e. CreateSpace, Lightning Source )


Paperback Cover Design

The PAPERBACK package consists of the following:

1) 2 softcover/paperback design options, based on your completed questionnaire

2) Unlimited changes to those designs, I’ll work with you until you’re 100% satisfied!

3) E-book cover

4) Marketing Kit:

•  A 3D rendering of your cover

•  Web Banner for your URL such as

•  Facebook banner sized to Facebook standards

5) A high-resolution (300dpi) PDF for print. Supplied after final approval and balance-payment of package price

6) Barcode generation from your supplied/purchased ISBN if needed

7) Includes stock images from Shutterstock* and Dreamstime**

All for $350

Additional cost may be incurred if you require a hand drawn illustration or a specific cover character (one that can’t be made via stock images).  Rights managed images and extended Licensing agreements can be purchased. Please feel free to inquire/email me before purchasing.

After submission of the questionnaire form, you will be directed to the payment page (through PayPal). A 50% deposit is required to start design and the balance to be paid on final approval.

* allows unlimited usage of their royalty-free images up to 250,000 copies. For more information, please click here.

** allows unlimited usage of their royalty-free images up to 500,000 copies. For more information, please click here.


Dennis Schaefer. Book Cover Design in NH

557 Lower Ridge Road,
Loudon, New Hampshire 03307

603 988-4109