Thursday, August 30, 2012

Yippee! Day Laughs Night Cries Book Cover Reveal


Jeannie Ruesch (Will Design for Chocolate) captured what I wanted.  I wanted a background that could be considered night or day - dawn or twilight.
Jeannie asked what emotion I wanted to convey and I gave her these 3 words: sadness, pain, loneliness.  The next morning I checked my email and could not believe what my eyes were staring at.  Thanks, Jeannie.
Contentment is an understatement for the way I feel about the book cover design.  I'm "over the moon."  Creating a book is like playing with a new toy.

65 comments:

  1. She's very good at what she does. Love, love, love the background image in particular. Really sets the mood. Really like the name of Jeanne's business too. Too cute.

    Everything in the writing/editing stage feels like giving birth. It's this part that really the fun stuff.

    You're moving ahead for sure. Good stuff!

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    1. Just look at her designs. You can tell she ensures that her clients are happy.

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  2. It looks great! Definitely eye catching!

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  3. Everything is coming together. You must be so excited! And what a nice job on the cover. :-)

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  4. Absolutely gorgeous! That is a powerful cover--I can't wait to read the book.

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  5. Fabulous cover - even if it does look a little sad... Very dramatic!

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  6. Oh that is beautiful!! Definitely arouses curiosity!
    Catherine Denton

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  7. That is an amazing cover. Perfect!

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    1. Hi Peaches! have a great week! Kisses!

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  9. That is really good. It would want me to pick it up and take a closer look at it, and much better than the originals photo's that you showed.
    Well done!

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    1. I agree that it's better than the originals.

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  10. Wow, this is so pretty!!! So happy this is happening for you. ;0)

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  11. I love it Peaches; it would capture anyone's attention! Definitely a prayer answered! :) When is it available to the public?

    Congratulations and blessings for a successful book!
    Denise

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  12. Congrats, Peaches. That is one striking cover you've got there. :)

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  13. Wow, I love the cover. Talk about perfection.

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    1. It's is perfection - My sister says I should pay Jeannie a million dollars for the cover.

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  14. Congrats on your book cover. It has such a haunting quality!

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    1. "Haunting quality." I do believe so. I can't thank Jeannie enough.

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  15. This looks so adorable! I really like the simplicity and your sense of style is great! Please check out my new post, I think it´s similar to your style!

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    1. I agree, there's a simplicity... I checked out your blog and will come back again.

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  16. The book cover looks great. Congratulations, and good luck with your book.

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  17. Wonderful! What an evocative cover, Peaches. No wonder you're pleased!

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  18. Congratulations! Sadness, Pain and Loneliness is depicted so well in this cover.

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    1. Thanks again to Jeannie for creating the cover I wanted.

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  20. wow, what a beautiful eye-catching cover.

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  21. The cover and the title would definitely peak my interest as a reader. I like it!

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    1. Thanks for letting me know, Cynthia. I need to pay you a visit.

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  22. Very nice cover design! No wonder you are thrilled. Excellent! :)

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  23. That's a great cover. Very affecting, and I love how it hints at what we might find within.

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    1. "Affecting." I hope Jeannie knows that she's done an amazing job.

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  24. I haven't visited in a while. Nice to come back and see such a major accomplishment. Congratulations!

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  25. Really captivating cover! I like it!

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    1. I appreciate your comment as it comes from an artist's perception.

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  26. Oh wow a very emotive cover! Congrats Peaches. Good luck.

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  27. Nice!!! Am glad it captured what you had in mind. Awesome.

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  28. The cover of your novel conveys exactly what you asked for. I find it amazing that you knew what you wanted, were able to relate your idea in a few words, and Jeanne was able to visualize the concept.

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  29. Yes, Gail, but I didn't know I would get that powerful image - the face.

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