How do I create an eBook or book cover design?

With Canva you can certainly create an eBook or a book cover! We have specific templates you can choose from, and layouts to kickstart your designing!

To get started with your book cover design:

Click +More

Upon logging in to Canva, click +More near the top right corner Canva dashboard. Selecting +More will show all the templates we have available in Canva. 


Choose the eBook or Kindle Cover template

Scroll down to the Blogging & eBooks section and select the eBook or Kindle Cover template.


Start designing

You will be redirected to the Canva editor page. Begin by selecting a layout found at the left of the editor page. Feel free to use this layout as a guideline to designing your book cover.


Get inspiration!

For some design inspiration, please have a look at the following article provided by Canva’s Design School:

These 50 Awesome Book Covers Will Inspire You – And Teach You How to Design Your Own 

Note: Please be aware there are some legal limitations on your book cover design either as a print or electronic copy. Click here for more information.

Hi there,

Thanks for reaching out to us, I'd be happy to help you create a design for your book cover!

First be sure you are at the Canva homepage. This is the All your designs tab, or the first screen you are re-directed to upon logging in. Next:

  • Click +More on the far right hand side.
  • Scroll down until you reach the Blogging & eBooks category.
  • Select eBook or Kindle Cover.

Please have a look at the following Help Center article regarding the above process and additional resources:

How do I create an eBook or book cover design?

I hope this helps, please let me know if there's anything else you need help with!

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