Designing a book involves deciding how readers will visually experience the book. It includes styling the chapter headings and margins, using an appropriate font for the style, and making the overall look pleasing to the eye. Different genres require different styling. The cover design is perhaps the most important part, as the cover can make someone decide to read further or put the book down.
I have designed all sorts of non-fiction books for people, including cookbooks, poetry books, reference books, and family history books. I take the information they give me, add photos, drawings, or stock images to illustrate the book where needed. All the books I have designed are the result [...]