Get a HINGED table top plate holder with curved holding edges.
Place a book that you need to take a photo of on the plate holder. Click the camera button.
If cover of the book is too vague, open book and place on plate holder. Click the camera button again.
And there you have it! THE CHEAP N’ EASY TIP OF THE DAY!!!! Clapclapclapclapclap! Whoo-hoo! Whistle ! Whistle! Wow! Neato!