Writing

How to Design the Back Cover of a Book

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Aug 13, 2021 • 3 min read

While a book’s front cover design features the book title, the main cover image, and perhaps a pithy quote, the book’s back cover often contains more substantive information like your author bio, a short description of your story, and words of praise from your writing peers. Use these tips to get a better idea of the essential information to include on the back cover of your book.