Into the Dream
Make a Book Jacket
Genre: Science Fiction
about him or
lives, etc. Write
this in your
name and place
Publishing Company Name
Reading Level (if known)
Awards the book has received (if any)
Write a summary of the book from the viewpoint of someone important or from a book review company. Give hints about exciting events which will happen, but don’t give the answers!
Write quotes you or your friends might have said about the book.
Draw your favorite scene from the book
about the story
want to open
the cover and
This is a short
designed to be
1. Look at least five examples of book jackets before beginning this project.
2. Using construction paper of whatever color you wish, design a book jacket which will be folded like
the picture above. Cut the paper any size you wish. Fold it like a real book jacket (see sketch above).
3. You may use the computer or create your book jacket by hand or use a combination of both.
4. Design your book jacket so it includes the information generally found on a book jacket (see information above)
5. Be original! Be creative! Use color! Use your imagination! Have fun!