I managed to catch up with NaNoWriMo and celebrated by giving myself permission to mess with the book cover for my first book. While playing around with fonts and various ideas and images, my husband mentioned that my title, Devil’s Blood, would not entice him to pick up the book.
Titles are hard. How the heck do you come up with a one (or two, maybe three) word title that encompasses your entire book?
I don’t have a clue. I do know that I came up with Devil’s Blood very early on, and it made sense to me at the time. Now that I think about it, I don’t like it much. So my husband and I batted around some ideas and we came up with:
Here’s the full spread (back, spine, and front [FYI – the blurb is just place holder text, I’m gonna fix it so that it actually entices folks to read the book – hopefully):
Just messing around.
- Dabbling with my eBook cover (nilaewhite.wordpress.com)
- NaNoWriMo Mock Book Cover (fillingspaces.wordpress.com)