Judges named for 2018 Top Shelf Book Cover Award program

Judges named for 2018 Top Shelf Book Cover Award program The industry is invited to nominate the year’s best book covers until August 31 ECPA created the Top Shelf Book Cover Awards to honor the role of good design in Christian book publishing. Each year covers are judged by a new team of top design professionals, whose reputations are renown throughout the entire design industry, to choose the year’s best book designs published by ECPA members. “It is imperative the judges of…

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Top Shelf Book Award Winners

ECPA created the Top Shelf Book Cover Awards to celebrate the year’s best book designs in Christian publishing.  Covers are judged by top designers in the industry for their merits in appropriateness for the market, level of conceptual thinking, and quality of execution. Judges are not bound by a number of covers to choose, but choose the designs that stand out as the best of the year. Winners are officially announced and presented with an award at ECPA’s annual PUBu. Winning covers are featured in…

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Call for Submissions for Industry’s Top Design Award

ONGOING SUBMISSION PERIOD FOR 2015 PROGRAM OPEN NOW UNTIL AUG 14, 2015 Program Overview  |  Criteria  |  Judges  |  2015 Submission Form ECPA created the Top Shelf Book Cover Awards to celebrate the year’s best book designs in Christian publishing.  Covers are judged by top designers in the industry for their merits in: appropriateness for the market level of conceptual thinking quality of execution Judges are not bound by number of covers to choose as they have the freedom to truly choose the BEST designs of the year….

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The Pelican Bride Named Winner of Cover Café’s Annual Cover Contest

The Pelican Bride Named Winner of Cover Café’s Annual Cover Contest Contact: Lynnae Lubbers (616)676-9185 x393 llubbers@bakerpublishinggroup. com  Ada, Mich. (June 29, 2015)—Cover Café has named The Pelican Bride by Beth White the winner in the historical category of this year’s annual cover contest. The annual contest was first sponsored by the All About Romance website from 1999 to 2005. In 2006, it was spun off as an independent website, Cover Café. The contest was created to encourage excellence in cover design and to…

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ECPA Top Shelf Book Cover Award program implements ongoing submission period until August

ECPA Top Shelf Book Cover Award program implements ongoing submission period until August The Top Shelf Book Cover Award program recognizes and honors the finest book cover designs of the year.  Entries are judged by three top designers for their merits in appropriateness for the market; level of conceptual thinking; and quality of execution. Top Shelf program manager and Faceout Studio principal Torrey Sharp states, “Designers can now submit their entry as soon as the book cover is in print,…

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