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12 Best Book Covers of 2013

12 Best Book Covers of 2013

2013 was  a good year for books. Famous authors released long-awaited novels, awards season highlighted the rise of the short story collection and classic books were adapted for film. Along with excellent…

You Can Indeed Judge a Book By Its Cover

You Can Indeed Judge a Book By Its Cover

Source:The Daily Beast, by Brian Gresko What if you really could tell something about a book by its cover? With the National Book Awards impending announcement of the…

Cover Artists

“I love making imagery”

“I love making imagery”

“I have too many ideas, and too little time” MASSACHUSETTS/USA- Every photographer has his own…

The power of photography

The power of photography

Behind the computer everything comes together! EELDE/NETHERLANDS - Matthijs Smilde, a storytelling photographer based in the Netherlands…

Rejected Covers

Rejected Covers

Under (the) Cover – part I As part of our quest to write about Cover…

Paula Goddard: Less is more

Paula Goddard: Less is more

‪Accepted at the University Of The Arts London, Paula Goddard, photographer pur sang from Hungary,…

Cover Design

Skillshare – The future belongs to the curious!

Skillshare – The future belongs to the curious!

Skillshare Inc. is the latest addition to the digital training market. This fresh looking platform offers a change to learn, to anybody in the possession of a computer…

booker man prize 2013

booker man prize 2013

The Man Booker Prize is not awarded for a book’s design, but the cover of this years winner, The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton, is as powerful as the novel. Melbourne (Australia)…

The Carter Family Portrait Gallery

The Carter Family Portrait Gallery

Vivid snapshots of the life and times of The Carters – Jay Z, Beyoncé, and little Blue Ivy – as captured by their official portrait artist.  carterfamilyportraits.tumblr.com…

50 Classic Novel Covers Reinvented

50 Classic Novel Covers Reinvented

Recovering The Classics is a site that’s crowdsourcing new art for 50 iconic books. It is a project of the Creative Action Network (CAN), a marketplace for connecting artists with…

Links

The World Sony Photography Award

The World Sony Photography Award

  The Sony World Photography Awards is widely recognised as the leading global photographic awards programme in existence today.   Launched in 2008,…

The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post  is an online news aggregator and blog founded by Arianna Huffington, Kenneth Lerer, Andrew Breitbart, and Jonah Peretti, featuring columnists. The site offers news, blogs, and original content and covers…

Salon Iris

Salon Iris

„We must expect great innovations to transform the entire technique of the arts, thereby affecting artistic invention itself and thereby bringing…

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Stepping into spotlight

Stepping into spotlight

From the Boston Globe: Wendell Minor is one of America’s most ubiquitous and least-known artists. He has created the cover illustrations for more than 2,000 books. His…

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Eminem & Iron Man Unite for Limited Edition Comic Book Cover

Eminem & Iron Man Unite for Limited Edition Comic Book Cover

Eminem once rapped about being Superman, but now the Detroit rapper has teamed up with Marvel Comics for a special collaboration with Iron Man. For a limited edition…

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Covers on the other side of the world

Covers on the other side of the world

Source: themalaymailonline.com KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 — Walk into a bookstore these days and you will be inundated with hundreds, nay, thousands of choices. What to buy,…

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Consumers Might Not Judge a Book by Its Cover, but They DO Browse by Category

Consumers Might Not Judge a Book by Its Cover, but They DO Browse by Category

Top tips from PR Newswire Association LLC: PR Newswire’s Small Business PR Toolkit covers category tactics and sales strategy for authors using Amazon. NEW YORK, Oct. 31,…