The English idiom says “Don’t judge a book by its cover” but let’s face it, we all know that people make up their first impression on a book based on the cover. Those searching for the 20th-century fiction will look for a romantic and light covers. Fashion books lovers will seek for something edgy and stylish, while connoisseurs of culinary art will pick the copy with the most mouthwatering image.

Many of you have voiced that it’s so hard to find the perfect book cover. There are so many things to consider, and although it always depends on the topic, we asked our team to put together a collection to help you in this difficult task

Unsure what to use for your book cover image? Choose one from dozens of cover-ready images in our collection this week.

*By clicking on the images, you will be redirected to the Depositphotos website where you can purchase them

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Culinary book

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Fashion book

Photo Collection: This Could Be a Book Cover

Travel guide

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Art book

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Architecture book

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Fiction

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Non-fiction

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These images that could be book covers are only a small part of visuals from our photo collection. Click on the button below to find even more photos and graphics that could be a perfect book cover for your future book.

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We also have a couple of thematic photo collections the images from which you can use for quotes, pages with images or bookmarks.

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