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Based in Boston, Jackie Shepherd is an award-winning book designer (who has a pet duck named Angus McFlapperson!).

With a master's degree in publishing and seven years of industry experience, she specializes in creating dynamic, appealing book covers; clean, elegant interior designs; and cheerful, colorful illustrations.

Feel free to browse recent work and send any questions or opportunities to hello@jackieshepherd.com.


Client feedback


“Jackie’s work is outstanding. She is always prompt, communicative, and fun to work with!”
—Sarai Walker, author
“I needed a design that would convey my message and vision to others, and Jackie came to the rescue with flying colors!”
—Christian Kochon, The Icarus Endeavor
“Jackie knows how to meet deadlines, and is organized and meticulous. Her creative energy is evident in the quality of her work.”
—Dana Brigandi, Williamsport Sun-Gazette



Recent recognition


  • Spine Magazine | "2016 Book Covers We Love"
  • The 60th Annual New England Book Show | Best in Category Award
  • The Casual Optimist | Book Covers of Note
  • The 59th Annual New England Book Show | First Place Award