When publishing a book, the moment of truth is simply inevitable. After all, it is the moment that you have anxiously awaited and probably even dreamed about. The printed proof copy of your book has finally arrived on your doorstep! That just happened to me…my newest historical fiction novel LOVE, POWER, AND THE EMPEROR WALTZ - Book 6 of the Country Girl Empress series showed up on my door step a few days ago. I'm just giddy with excitement.
The front and the back of your book cover play a significant role when marketing your writing. People do judge a book by its cover, so make it the best you can. Here are elements I like to check on: