Designing book covers is always fun. It’s a real time sucker but I enjoy the process very much. On this page you can see how the cover evolved for The Atlantis Papyrus, starting with early concepts and names! I was very proud of my very first version, by the way, except until it got pounded by reviewers. The last image is the version I went with. I wanted my cover to scream “historical” and people who looked at my most recent feel that it conveys the theme. I am no designer or artist, so I think I will take those little victories as they come.

I designed my covers using Affinity Designer, with artwork from a multitude of sources including purchases from