Gothic book covers

Gothic book cover with the title 'Book cover for “Night Briars” by Taryn Tyler'
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Show off your book's personality with a custom gothic cover designed just for you by a professional designer. Need ideas? We’ve collected some amazing examples of gothic book covers from our global community of designers. Get inspired and start planning the perfect gothic book cover today.

Gothic book cover with the title 'Shakespeare's Witch '
Gothic book cover with the title 'Aventuras Millennial, book 2'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Killing Climate'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Historic action thriller'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Revenge of the Sorcerer King - Mayhem'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Sorcerer's Whore - Paranormal Mystery'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Den Blinda Fläcken - Horror novel'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Revenge of the Sorcerer King - Fantasy horror'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Dead Orphanage'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Basic layout AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE, via 1 to 1 project.'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Dead Orphanage'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Dark Serenade'
Gothic book cover with the title ''A City of Shadows' by Martin Hristov'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book cover illustration'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book cover for a darkly gothic YA fantasy'
Gothic book cover with the title 'A book cover design for a horror novel'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Dead Orphanage Book Cover'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Dark Fantasy cover '
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book Cover'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book Cover'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Design a fantasy novel cover for a book about blood magic'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Funerals'
Gothic book cover with the title 'dark cover book'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Book Cover Illustration'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Redesign for the infamous Gothic horror, Dracula. '
Gothic book cover with the title 'Spirits Of The Bayou'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Kingdom of the Black Narcissus'
Gothic book cover with the title 'simple and dark poetry book cover'
Gothic book cover with the title 'The Betrayal of Me : Confessions of a Sex Addict's Wife'
Gothic book cover with the title 'E book cover design'
Gothic book cover with the title 'Horror Novel Cover First Alternative'
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How to create your gothic book cover design

If you want an amazing gothic book cover that stands out from the competition, work with a professional designer. Find and hire a designer to make your vision come to life, or host a design contest and get ideas from designers around the world.

Start a contest

Designers from around the world pitch you ideas. You provide feedback, hone your favorites and choose a winner.

Start a project

Find the perfect designer to match your style and budget. Then collaborate one-on-one to create a custom book cover.

What makes a good gothic book cover?

A great book cover tells a story, makes people look twice, and helps your new book jump off the shelves. Book covers achieve all of that through color, typography and other design elements. Learn how to make your gothic book cover stand out from the crowd.

Gothic book cover with the title 'Night Briars'
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Gothic book cover with the title 'Book Cover'
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How to design a book cover

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Book cover design trends

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Best book cover designers

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