Cover Consulting

Have you ever wondered how good your cover really is? Sure, your wife/husband/parent/hamster may think it’s amazing, a true bestseller, a design for the ages, but how trustworthy are those people/pets really? What do you think of my cover is the Do I Look Fat In This of self-publishing. is now offering a completely impartial, objective and knowledgeable review of your book cover and, wait for it, it’s totally free (for now). You don’t need to spend any money on any of our services at any time. We will review one existing cover (not designed by for you, give it a rating and tell you our thoughts on all the elements of your cover, using our own TRAIL method (tone, relevance, attraction, interest, legibility). We will also provide recommendations on how it can be improved (unless it really is an amazing bestseller design for the ages), and give samples of other successful covers in your genre.

We hope to get the review to you within 2-3 working days, but bearing in mind this is a completely free service (for now), there may be delays on that time frame. All you need to do is complete the form below, upload your current cover and hit SUBMIT. Then wait for the magic to happen.

Actually, there’s no magic.

But you will have the expertise and experience of Damon Freeman reviewing your cover. Creative Director of, Damon has designed or creatively directed over 4000 covers, including many New York Times and USA Today bestselling titles, for both self-publishers and traditional publishers. That’s a lot.

And . . .  go.

Cover Review Request

  • Please give a brief description of what this book is about
  • In your opinion, who would be attracted to this book?
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