East Texas Writers Guild’s

Got ‘ya Covered Book Cover Contest 2017

You know how great your book cover is. Give the world an opportunity to know it is a winner.

THE EAST TEXAS WRITERS GUILD is sponsoring its annual national and international Blue Ribbon Book Cover Contest. Winning entries will receive beautiful badges, another valuable tool for promoting and marketing your books.

The competition is open to all authors who have published books between January 1, 2015 and June 1, 2017.

Entry fee is $15 per book cover. Authors may submit as many book covers as they want, but the fee is $15 for each cover.

See below that Your Amazon URL will be emailed to Caleb Pirtle at Venture Galleries and your $15.00 entry fee per entry will be sent to the East Texas Writers Guild PayPal account.

Submit the Amazon URL of your entries by email to Caleb Pirtle at

cjp3@suddenlink.com

Entry fee payments will be made via PayPal to the East Texas Writers Guild. Click on the “Pay Now” button below.




Badges will be awarded for the following Genres:

  •  Romance
  • Mystery/Thriller
  • Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Historical Fiction
  • Nonfiction/Memoir

 

Eligibility

  • The contest is open to all books, fiction or nonfiction, published between January 1, 2015 and June 1, 2017.
  • An author may submit as many entries as he or she would like.
  • Please submit only the URL link of the book on Amazon

Prestigious Badges

There will be a total of eighteen (18) attractive, prestigious badges awarded in each category. Winners can place the high-resolution digital badges on either their winning eBooks or paper books or both. The goal is to provide authors another opportunity to showcase the value and status of their books.

Each of the five genres will receive:

  • A First Place Award
  • A Second Place Award
  • A Third Place Award
  • A total of five (5) Finalist Awards
  • A total of ten (10) Semi-Finalist Awards

 

Judging

Book covers will be judged on impact, design, and originality. Does the cover help the author tell the story and inspire sufficient interest for a reader to purchase the book?

You know how great your book cover is. Give the world an opportunity to know it is a winner.