Self-Publishing

Book Cover Illustration Contract

The Book Cover Illustration Contract is a core literary agreement for any book, from the top page illustrations to full-page illustrations for children’s books.

This contract is a legal document that details the terms and conditions between an Author and the Illustrator.

It covers the essential elements of the relationship such as:

  • Name of Book
  • Ownership Rights
  • Release Date
  • Use Rights
  • And More.

The Book Cover Illustration Contract covers all essential terms and conditions between an Author and a Cover Artist.  This fully customizable agreement is made specifically as a work-for-hire agreement that can be used in just about any situation.  It is an essential core agreement in the Self-Publishing world.

Self-publishing is one of the fastest-growing creative industries coming in at over $2 billion dollars annually. But before you get started on your novel, memoir, or business book, it’s important to protect yourself by getting the right contracts. Protect yourself with the right literary and self-publishing contracts.

Other names for this Document:

Book Cover Illustration Agreement, Cover Artist Illustration Contract, Illustration Cover Book Agreement, Illustration for Book Cover Agreement.

Approximate time to complete contract:  4-5 Minutes

Single-Use Contract Unless Purchased with a Subscription

$19.00

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What Is It?

The Book Cover Illustration Contract covers the essential contract terms between an Author and the Illustrator.

This standard Self-Publishing contract covers:

  • The Start Date of the Agreement
  • The name of the Book
  • The Release of Rights
  • The Use Rights of the Book, including promotion and advertising rights.
  • The Rights and Responsibilities of the Parties
  • Work-For-Hire Language
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Issues, including Venue & Choice of Law

How to Use This Document

Use this document to explain the relationship between an Author and the Illustrator.

Some things needed to build your custom Book Cover Illustration Contract:

  • Names of the Parties
  • Addresses of the Parties
  • Emails of the Parties
  • Name of the Book
  • Release Date
  • State for Venue and Choice Provisions

Once you have completed drafting the Book Cover Illustration Contract, you will be able to save to edit further, download a PDF or send to the other party for electronic signature.

Other Agreements You May Need:

Ghost Writer Agreement

$19

Book Photographer Agreement

$19.00

Book Editor Contract

$19.00

Book Photo Release Agreement

$19.00

Book Marketing Agreement

$19

Book Illustrator Contract

$19

Book Proposal Agreement

$19

Packages You May Need:

Self-Publishing Package
The Self-Publishing Package is a curated and tailored package of book contracts specific to Self-Published Authors and/or Ghostwriters.  Covers all essential contracts to go from the idea to the bookstore shelf. All Contracts in Package are Single Use.

Price $66.00

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