One of my author friends, M.L.S. Weech, has been running these book cover bracket competitions. The concept is brilliant. He slides through Amazon (I think) and snags book covers, uses a program to randomly pair them up, and we vote on which book cover we like more.
See how the “hive mind” responds to different pieces of cover art, and if you’re writing, take those lessons with you when it’s time to slap a cover on the front of your own book.
Anyone who is interested in seeing how and why book covers appeal to other people might want to vote and take part.
Happy 1st everyone! For me, that means it’s time for a new Book Cover of the Month Bracket, and I’m more excited every time I do this. If you’re curios or new, check out the Book Covers for December and January.
Last month was simply enormous, and I hope to keep this momentum going in the right direction. We have 28 new covers to look at, and the top four runners up from last month have a second shot to win the month!
If you know the authors or the artists, please share this and tag them. I try to tag or friend every author I can, but sometimes it’s hard to track someone down. Max participation is a huge deal to me. The more people who vote, the more recognition these authors and artists receive, and I want this to be as legitimate as possible.
Round 1 will…
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