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2013 Nominations


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Queen of the Air
Queen of the Air
Dean Jensen
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Ben Wiseman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Tahiti: Faery Lands
Tahiti: Faery Lands
François Nars
Rizzoli

Designer: Lauren Goldblum
Art Director: Giovanni Bianco
Design Firm: Giovanni Bianco GB65
Other Credits: Photographer: François Nars

Submitted into 50 Books


Brave Genius
Brave Genius
Sean B. Carroll
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Elena Giavaldi
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Dinner
The Dinner
Herman Koch
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Fiend
Fiend
Peter Stenson
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Last Winter of Dani Lancing
The Last Winter of Dani Lancing
P. D. Viner
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Oliver Munday
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Panopticon
The Panopticon
Jenni Fagan
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Christopher Brand and Oliver Munday
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Elders (hardcover)
Elders (hardcover)
Ryan McIlvain
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Ben Wiseman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Elders (paperback)
Elders (paperback)
Ryan McIlvain
Crown Publishing Group, Random House

Designer: Anna Kochman
Art Director: Christopher Brand
Design Firm: Crown Publishing Group

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The World is a Carpet
The World is a Carpet
Anna Badkhen
Riverhead Books

Designer: Janet Hansen
Art Director: Helen Yentus

Submitted into 50 Covers


Hatching Twitter
Hatching Twitter
Nick Bilton
Portfolio/Penguin

Designer: Dan Donohue
Art Director: Christopher Sergio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Pat Barker Regeneration Series – Ghost Road/The Eye in the Door/Regeneration
Pat Barker Regeneration Series – Ghost Road/The Eye in the Door/Regeneration
Pat Barker
Plume

Designer: Devin Washburn
Art Director: Jaya Miceli

Submitted into 50 Covers


East of Denver
East of Denver
Gregory Hill
Plume

Designer: Devin Washburn
Art Director: Jaya Miceli

Submitted into 50 Covers


Who Asked You?
Who Asked You?
Terry McMillan
Viking

Designer: Jaya Miceli
Art Director: Jaya Miceli
Other Credits: Illustrator: MVM; Creative Director: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Ordinary Geniuses
Ordinary Geniuses
Gino Segre
Penguin

Designer: Nick Misani
Art Director: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Covers


Breathless
Breathless
Anne Swärd
Viking

Designer: Brianna Harden
Art Director: Paul Buckley
Other Credits: Illustrator: Rachell Sumpter

Submitted into 50 Covers


Outlaws
Outlaws
Tony Thompson
Penguin

Designer: Kristen Haff
Art Director: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Covers


Penguin Horror Series
Penguin Horror Series
S.T. Joshi; Mary Shelley; Shirley Jackson; Edgar Allan Poe; H.P. Lovecraft; Ray Russell
Penguin

Designer: Paul Buckley
Art Director: Paul Buckley
Other Credits: Illustrator: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Covers


Penguin Drop Caps Series
Penguin Drop Caps Series
Herman Melville; E. Nesbit; John O'Hara
Penguin

Designer: Jessica Hische and Paul Buckley
Art Director: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Covers


Fear of Flying
Fear of Flying
Erica Jong
Penguin

Designer: Paul Buckley
Art Director: Paul Buckley
Other Credits: Illustrator: Noma Bar

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Pet Loss Companion
The Pet Loss Companion
Ken Dolan-Del Vecchio and Nancy Saxton-Lopez
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

Designer: Tim Garrett
Art Director: Tim Garrett
Design Firm: Tim Garrett
Other Credits: Cover photograph by David Patiño.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


St. Louis Walk of Fame: 140 Great St. Louisans
St. Louis Walk of Fame: 140 Great St. Louisans
Foreword by St. Louis Walk of Fame founder Joe Edwards
St. Louis Walk of Fame

Designer: Hope Edwards
Art Director: Hope Edwards

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Masaaki Hatsumi: Dojo Art
Masaaki Hatsumi: Dojo Art
Masaaki Hatsumi, Steve Olsen
Steven Olsen

Designer: Dan Saal
Art Director: Dan Saal
Design Firm: StudioSaal Corporation
Other Credits: Photography by Steve Olsen; Creative direction consulting by Steve Olsen



DesignInquiry Make/Do
DesignInquiry Make/Do
Edited by Gabrielle Esperdy and Maia Wright, with Peter Hall and Ben Van Dyke
DesignInquiry

Designer: Maia Wright
Design Firm: Index
Other Credits: Typeset in Akkurat and vinyl letters from Carver's Harbor Market, Vinalhaven, Maine.

Submitted into 50 Books


Grubbed Stumps, Fixed Fence, Pa to Town: Our Nebraska Farm, 1871-2010
Grubbed Stumps, Fixed Fence, Pa to Town: Our Nebraska Farm, 1871-2010
William Norris Buffett
William Norris Buffett

Designer: Rick Rawlins
Art Director: Rick Rawlins
Design Firm: Rick Rawlins / Work
Other Credits: Editor, Carol Henderson Photographs from the collections of the Nebraska Stare Historical Society, the Durham Museum, the Library of Congress and the author. Produced with support from the Willa Cather Foundation. Production coordinator: Susan McNally Printer: Puritan Capital

Submitted into 50 Books





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