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The Dream of a Common Language
The Dream of a Common Language
Adrienne Rich
W. W. Norton

Designer: Jennifer Heuer
Art Director: Albert Tang
Design Firm: Studio Jennifer Heuer

Submitted into 50 Covers


A Free Man
A Free Man
Aman Sethi
W. W. Norton & Co.

Designer: Melissa Faustine
Art Director: Albert Tang

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Real World: An Introduction to Sociology
The Real World: An Introduction to Sociology
Kerry Ferris and Jill Stein
W. W. Norton & Co.

Designer: Cover illustration & design: Alex Eben Meyer
Art Director: Cover art director: Debra Morton Hoyt
Other Credits: Interior Art Director: Hope Miller Goodell Interior designer: Faceout Studio Interior illustrator: Alex Eben Meyer

Submitted into 50 Books


A Guide for the Perplexed
A Guide for the Perplexed
Dara Horn
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Jaya Miceli
Art Director: Ingsu Liu

Submitted into 50 Covers


Anatomies
Anatomies
Hugh Aldersey-Williams
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: David J. High
Art Director: Ingsu Liu
Design Firm: High Design
Other Credits: Front Cover Art: Interfoto/TV-Yesterday/Mary Evans

Submitted into 50 Covers


Dirty Love
Dirty Love
Andre Dubus III
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Evan Gaffney
Art Director: Ingsu Liu
Design Firm: Evan Gaffney Design
Other Credits: Front Cover Photography: Joel Meyerowitz/Gallery Stock

Submitted into 50 Covers


Shady Characters
Shady Characters
Keith Houston
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Jason Booher
Art Director: Ingsu Liu

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Great War
The Great War
Joe Sacco
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Chin-Yee Lai
Art Director: Ingsu Liu
Design Firm: Chin-Yee Lai Design
Other Credits: Illustration by Joe Sacco

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


The Pomegranate Lady and Her Sons
The Pomegranate Lady and Her Sons
Goli Taraghi
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Jaya Miceli
Art Director: Eleen Cheung

Submitted into 50 Covers


Trees in Paradise
Trees in Paradise
Jared Farmer
W.W. Norton & Company

Designer: Gail Anderson and Joe Newton
Art Director: Eleen Cheung
Other Credits: Jacket Photographs: The New York Public Library / Art Resource, NY; Lumberjacks about to fell a giant redwood with a drag saw, Sacramento, California, 1893 (albumen print) / The Stapleton Collection / The bridgeman Art Library.

Submitted into 50 Covers


9 Artists
9 Artists
Bartholomew Ryan
Walker Art Center

Designer: Andrea Hyde
Art Director: Emmet Byrne
Design Firm: Walker Art Center design studio
Other Credits: Editors: Kathleen McLean, Pamela Johnson Design studio manager: Dylan Cole Image work: Greg Beckel

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Abraham Cruzvillegas: The Autoconstrucción Suites
Abraham Cruzvillegas: The Autoconstrucción Suites
Clara Kim
Walker Art Center

Designer: Dante Carlos
Art Director: Emmet Byrne
Design Firm: Walker Art Center design studio
Other Credits: Editors: Kathleen McLean, Pamela Johnson Design studio manager: Dylan Cole Image work: Greg Beckel

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take
Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take
Olga Viso and Jeffrey Grove
Walker Art Center/Dallas Museum of Art

Designer: Emmet Byrne
Art Director: Emmet Byrne
Design Firm: Walker Art Center design studio
Other Credits: Editors: Kathleen McLean, Pamela Johnson Design studio manager: Dylan Cole Image work: Greg Beckel

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Drawing Ideas: A Hand-Drawn Approach for Better Design
Drawing Ideas: A Hand-Drawn Approach for Better Design
Mark Baskinger and William Bardel
Watson-Guptill

Designer: Maria Elias
Art Director: James Massey
Other Credits: Spine Illustration: Jason May

Submitted into 50 Covers


The Art of Tinkering
The Art of Tinkering
Karen Wilkinson and Mike Petrich (authors); Lucie Parker (editor)
Weldon Owen

Art Director: Kelly Booth (creative director) and Will Mack (art director)
Other Credits: Produced in conjunction with and in behalf of the Tinkering Studio at the Exploratorium. John Lee (photographer)

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


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


Sex Again: Recharging Your Libido
Sex Again: Recharging Your Libido
Jill Blakeway with Colleen Kapklein
Workman Publishing

Designer: Sarah Smith
Other Credits: Illustrations by Carlos Aponte (pages 214–217)Illustrations by Sandra Bruce (pages 78-79 and 128-129)

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


A Guide For The Perplexed
A Guide For The Perplexed
Dara Horn
WW Norton

Designer: Jaya Miceli
Art Director: Ingsu Liu

Submitted into 50 Covers





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