Book Design: Covers, Interiors, and Good Advice

Book projects by VJB/Scribe in 2015
VJB/Scribe, also known as Scribe Typography, is a book design and publishing service.

Valerie Brewster Caldwell, art director, has decades of experience producing beautiful books.

If you are going to publish, stand out from the rest.

If you are making a any kind of book: of your memoir, family history, novel, poetry collection, wedding album, or other special project, I can help you plan and achieve your goal.

  • Book cover design
  • Book interior design
  • Prepress production for hardcover, softcover, and electronic books
  • Collateral advertising and development design for print and social media
  • Self-publishing coach

Oakland, CA and Port Townsend, WA. Works remotely with clients from all over as a freelance book designer or contract book designer. Currently I am working full-time as an art director for Berrett-Koehler Publishers (2019 – present).

Cover Designs

Book Interior Designs

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Self-published, and heirloom books

Books below were published by the authors. Some of these books had ebooks and both hardcover and softcover editions as part of the publishing program.

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