Doubleday Launches Origin Cover Contest in the U.S.

Want to design the cover for Dan Brown’s next novel? Submit a design and you could be selected to have your cover art printed by Doubleday in a limited edition run of ORIGIN!

This is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to design a book cover that will be printed and featured on a hardcover limited edition of Origin in time for the U.S. book release on October 3. Dan Brown will select the top six designs and promote the finalists to his nearly 7 million fans across social media. The winner will be selected based on public voting and announced live by Dan Brown at BookCon on June 3, 2017.

To apply, visit the Origin Cover Contest website. We have created a book template to use as a starting point. Files types can be used with photoshop or illustrator.

EARLY ENTRY INCENTIVE: Dan Brown will select one finalist from all entries submitted during the first two weeks of the contest. During the remaining four weeks of the contest, Dan Brown will promote the first finalist cover design to his millions of fans. Increase your chances of becoming a finalist and getting additional buzz for your cover design by submitting your entry by 11:59 PM on March 26, 2017.

Look forward to seeing what you dream up!

Please note: This contest is limited to U.S.-readers only.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter between Monday, March 13 and Sunday, April 23. US residents, 18+. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Decisions of the judges are final. See Official Rules for full details.