Canva Book Cover Templates

Basic Canva book cover templates

These templates are using photos, effects and graphic elements available on Canva. If you have Canva Pro, the cost is included in your subscription – along with thousands of alternatives. If you have the free account, you might have to pay a few dollars for the premium pics and elements. Still cheap as chips.

Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template
Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template
Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template

Romance book cover template pack

A Canva template for a steamy/sweet contemporary romance book cover. Just replace with your own stock photos or search for an alternative on Canva.

Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template
Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template
Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template
Summer at the Beach romcom book cover template

Women’s fiction book cover template pack – beach edition

Summer at the Beach is a classic women’s fiction cover style. Search Canva’s photo selection or Unsplash for alternative aerial photos to match your story’s setting.

 

Romantic comedy book cover template pack

The perfect cover for your fun, wacky romantic comedy. Choose from Canva’s vast selection of royalty free photos, use their brilliant background remover tool and arrange your characters the way you want!

Women’s fiction book cover template pack

A selection of 5 templates for women’s fiction, more and less romantic depending on your story. Search Canva’s selection of alternative images, or bring in your own cover photo to work with.

 

Literary fiction book cover template pack

These decorative, conceptual covers rely on solid typography and work for a variety of genres. Just swap the floating elements to something that relates to your book. The file includes helpful notes on how to layer elements, which search terms work best, etc.

Historical fiction book cover template pack, vol.1

A selection of 4 templates for historical fiction with more or less romance. The file includes helpful tips on how to arrange the title words and use filters on the photograph to achieve the right feel.

Historical fiction book cover template pack, vol.2

These covers take their inspiration from the old-style hardback cover designs with gold foil, embossing, and gorgeous, marbled end pages… you know those books you can’t stop touching?

Art Deco / Vintage book cover template pack

Are you looking for something to take you back in time? These cuties will get you started! Just search for more ‘vintage’ items on Canva…

Bespoke Illustrated templates (fully editable characters)

Canva Book Covers Templates - romcom

Love & Other Issues: Canva book cover template

A popular romantic comedy cover style. Characters are made of SVG (vector) layers, which means you can change hair/eye colour and clothing colours, rescale and move them around. Hover over the image to view an alternate version made with the same elements.

This template is using no Canva Pro elements – so there is no additional cost even if you don’t have Pro Canva account. Create a free account on Canva.

Love-thy-neighbor-2
Love-thy-neighbor-2

Love Thy Neighbor: Canva book cover template

A classic romantic comedy style with interracial characters. The characters are made of SVG (vector) layers, which means you can change hair/eye colour and clothing colours, rescale and move them around. Hover over the image to view an alternate version made with the same elements.

This template is using no Canva Pro elements – so there is no additional cost even if you don’t have Pro Canva account. Create a free account on Canva.

FREE – women’s fiction book cover template

Winter in the City is a classic holiday romance cover style. Move the transparent colour layer to replace the photo at the back.

One design. Google Slide.

FREE Young Adult fiction book cover template

Love Me Not is a great cover style for a young adult book.

One design. Google Slide.

Free women’s fiction book cover template

Autumn at the Book Bay is a classic women’s fiction cover style. Search Unslplash for free photos to match your story’s setting.

One design. Google Slide.

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