Love your cover? Hate it? Blame it on the designer. Well... sort of.
To learn all about the cover designer's role in a book's lifecycle, and about just how many people and factors affect a book's final look, check out Publishing Trendsetter's interview with Regina Roff of (my very own!) Bloomsbury & Walker Books for Young Readers here.
And folks, I work with Regina just about every day and can vouch for her awesomeness. So, just saying, you might want to check out her video.