I am in need of a cover image for a zombie book i am writing. Exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you need to know, including how to understand zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective defense tactics and weaponry, ways to outfit your home for a long siege, and how to survive and adapt in any territory or terrain. Set inside a hotel during a star trek convention, this look at a zombie apocalypse is laughoutloud funny and a book to be absolutely cherished by trekkies and zombie fiction fans alike. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Remove the book and fold the paper in at the lines, toward the center. Zombies free to take ebook cover book cover contest. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading zombie apocalypse. Given that a book cover usually has very few words on it, and those words title, subtitle, authors name have a huge influence on buying decisions, this can be a major problem.
For her previous zombie fiction book, she chose a typeface appropriately named bullet in the brain. This is a story of how peter finds redemption and tries to be a moral zombie whilst trying to solve his own murder. Rough sketch extremely rough attached with what i was thinking. I want a book cover designed for a zombiefriendshipcommunity collegeurban fantasy novel. I am looking for an ebook cover for my novel generic zombie parody. Exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you need to know, including how to understand zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective defense tactics and weaponry, ways to outfit your home for a long siege, and. Please link to your galleryportfolio so i can check previous work before i hire you.
Book cover typefaces and cover design horror stories. Ultimately, this book was cool for the marvel zombies cover art that is here sans cover titles, but was also ultimately disappointing too. I just finished a couple ebooks that were also very good. Zombie apocalypse books with a strong romantic storyline are ok too. Then, center the open book on the paper and draw a horizontal line along the top and bottom edges of the book. Create a cover for a zombie apocalypse novel book cover contest. Book covers skyrim at skyrim nexus mods and community. The story is a horror comedy, and i want a cover that sticks out. All book covers are sold only once and you get the. Audiobook length 10 hrs 55 minutes and is narrated by danny campbell. A successfully designed book cover will convey the tone of your book, will whisper hints without giving it all away, and will excite readers into actually opening up the book and reading. I used to sneak into the theatre just to catch the latest goriest zombie flick. Uncovered written by dolores oriordan imro 100% performed by damned anthem courtesy of position music instruments.
Designing the cover for a book is a process that demands a special kind of creativity and focus. Until youve consumed all 25 of the best zombie books, can you even claim to be a true zombie fan. You can write one really good zombie attack, after that its hard to keep things interesting and varied, and frightening its the same with any monster, really. One of the most consistent and easily corrected mistakes i see with book covers that are designed by authors is weak or inappropriate typography. The cover will showcase the couple fighting a zombie horde on the wrong side of a wall of a. The 60 best book covers of 2016, as chosen by designers as chosen by the best book cover designers in the business. Happily ever after, or at least happy for now is required. The designer of a new bestsellers cover has to pay attention to typography, text. Ive never been able to crack open the damned thing, but if its good andor as scary as this cover, please let me know.
Part of me just wants to post some really goofy 90s paperback covers and call it a day, but i have to be brave. I had long been a fan of his miffy character but hadnt fully appreciated the extent of his other works, most notably the vast array of book covers more than 2,000 in total he designed and illustrated. You probably know already that i am an avid consumer of this notsopopular niche in the postapocalyptichorror genre as i have already shared with you my favorite new zombie books of 2015 last year. Below are the best zombie books in this horror genrebooks that are sure to. Cant remember its name or where i put it and i really want to reread it for some reason. But since you can never have too much zombie literature, i have decided to do a similar thing this year and recommend outstanding new zombie books to read in 2016. Im looking for a cover ebook, print, audio for the first book in my new zombie apocalypse. Book covers skyrim is a high quality retexture of all the readable books, journals, and notes in vanilla skyrim and all three dlc. These 50 awesome book covers will inspire you learn. Caring about fantastic book cover design is one of those nonnegotiables for all authors. The series featured many top writers and artists including steve niles, monte cook, ming doyle and many more.
It has a good mix of humour and film zoir, merging murder mystery and a zombie outbreak. To make a book cover with a brown paper bag, start by cutting the bag open and removing any handles. See more ideas about books, best zombie books and best zombie. Fiction film, horror fiction, horror books, science fiction books, sci fi books, cool books, horror comics, my books, fantasy book covers. Horrorcomedy about inept group of soldiers going to retrieve gear from an overrun lab. Fully illustrated and exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you need to know, including how to understand zombie physiology and behavior. Therefore, i come to you with some extremely unoriginal jokes i mean titles. Zombies in popular media have slowly taken over, infiltrating some. A couple are trying to survive the zombie apocalypse as the wife is about to give birth and the husband takes every opportunity to make jokes and references to pop culture. But although i personally believe in paying professionals, im also aware that some people want to have a go themselves, or need to because of.
This is a list of zombie related novels that are notable themselves or by notable authors. Preferably either the heroine or the hero is a zombie. I wish they would have waited longer, then just released the cover art from marvel zombies 2 as well. Design book covers with canvas free book cover maker. I chose a swampy font that hangs down over the art to make it look like spanish moss, she said. Also accepted are romances set during zombie attacks. How can i deliver on my pitch without upsetting a ton of people while doing it. I recently responded to a question in a writers forum from an author who was in the process of designing a cover for her novel set in a swamp in new orleans. There were a few zombie books we couldve chosen by bram stoker awardwinning authorzombie aficionado jonathan maberry, and this one barely won out over rot and ruin and dead of night, but patient zero deserves a spot on this list because it is a zombie novel for people who dont like zombie novels.
The chad halverson series kindle edition by cassiday, bryan, alchemy book covers. Canvas free book cover maker is ridiculously easy to use even for the novice or notsotechsavvy writer. Make sure it sells out by creating an awesome cover design. The top 20 zombie novels of the last decade barnes. Molles and while not exactly zombie, but more of a crazed infection, it was very good. Heres a list of 25 zombie books for kids that will let them get in on the zombieloving action. Pride and prejudice and zombies by seth grahmesmith. Written by various authors, art by a variety of artists. It gives each book and journal its own unique cover and adds many additional paper styles to the notes.
See more ideas about comic book covers, comic books and comics. Zombie tales is collected in one trade paperback collection. Our covers are all unique, professionally designed, and only ever sold once. Take 28 days later for example, if someone call it a zombie movie, which it clearly is, the zombie cockmaggots will get all rustled up and cry wahhh, its not zombie, wahhh my point is who the fuck cares, if we go by definition, then there are only two true zombie movies, and they both suck. The story centers around one regular, smart kid who is the narrator and his best friend who is. The series focuses on a group of people surviving the outbreak of the zombie apocalypse, and how they fare in the new world order that is establishing itself. And i expect they will probably release a marvel zombies. So ill tell the plot as much as i can remember if anyone knows the name of the book, id really appreciate.
At my local, longago defunct, bookstore it was replaced by a thriller section containing the bulk of the hannibal series and its imitators. Are you a zombie fan if you havent read the 25 best. Im looking for a cover ebook, print, audio for the first book in my new zombie apocalypse postapocalyptic dystopian series 1 of 6. I dont know about you, but i love devouring a good zombie book from time to time. Lets look and learn from 50 fascinating book cover designs.
Youve done the hard work and created an amazing book. Are you really a zombie fan if you havent read the 25 best zombie books. I read a post apocalyptic zombie kinda book a while back. Create a cover for a zombie apocalypse novel book cover. I really like the diana rowland her zombie books cover as they look so different and i actually enjoyed her other series so i might give that one a try. Canvas book cover maker makes designing book covers amazingly simple even for nondesigners. This book details the basics of what every person who values their lives and their brains should know about surviving a zombie attack. Zombie books never really appealed to me, although i do own a few as maybe i just have to read a good book with zombies to be convinced. Zombie tales was an anthology series that contained short stories all about zombies. In 2015, i was lucky enough to visit an exhibition celebrating the artwork of dick bruna at the rijks museum in amsterdam. All i can say is im happy book covers are not yet 3d experiences. Each book cover is 100% exclusive and sold only once. Derek murphy of creativindie covers is a brilliant designer and has designed a number of my own book covers.
I have always loved zombies ever since i was a little kid. Four book cover designers weigh in on what goes into the design behind the covers of your favorite bestsellers. What are some title ideas for a book about zombies. Many zombie book covers are fairly generic and tedious, and while this cover may not be your cup of tea, as a matter of taste, the artist itself is great, and here is. Z end surviving or not in a world gone to the underworld who wouldnt want to be bitten by the. Honestly, if the plot is solely zombies, then its hardly that original. An oral history of the zombie war by max brooks, zombie fallout by mark tufo, a plague upon your family by.
The 10 books every zombie fan must read litreactor. Though heralded as book riding on the mainstream vampire craze, all sorts of mutants show up in justin cronins the passage trilogy, including zombielike creatures. I do like how you found some more original zombie covers. My reason for switching is because the new cover is truly disturbing, and the book revolves around the delaware water gap, not indian river, which the original cover depicts. The three zombie models, samy osman, aniela kurylo, and andrew meikle, are the hyperstylized walkers you see on the final cover of the. Thousands of unique premade horror book covers created by professional designers. Also just finished the demented by derek thomas and it was a great take on the zombie theme. It has been loosely adapted into a cw liveaction television series of the same name. Put the book back on the folded paper and open the front cover. Heres a list of 25 zombie books for kids that will let them get in on the zombie loving action. Cranberries singer dolores oriordan sat in a hotel room in england and wrote zombie, her response to the deaths of jonathan ball and tim parry in.41 1621 453 1223 124 1655 408 636 394 1410 1623 733 1271 978 509 1244 87 515 927 252 455 1033 299 1103 429 273 852 170 46 240 44 1199 1114 905 1469 1224 349 1074 53