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D.O.M. Rediscovering Brazilian Ingredients
D.O.M. Rediscovering Brazilian Ingredients
Alex Atala
Phaidon Press Limited

Designer: Lizá Ramalho and Artur Rebelo, assisted by Pedro Ponciano
Art Director: Lizá Ramalho and Artur Rebelo
Design Firm: R2

Submitted into 50 Books
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Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950
Kerry Brougher and Russell Ferguson, with contributions by Dario Gamboni
Prestel Publishing / DelMonico Books / Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Designer: Miko McGinty

Submitted into 50 Books
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David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Malcolm Gladwell
Little, Brown

Designer: Nathan Durrant
Art Director: Jennifer Jerde
Design Firm: Elixir Design
Other Credits: Retouching: David Caso

Submitted into 50 Covers


David Hockney: A Bigger Exhibition
David Hockney: A Bigger Exhibition
Richard Benefield, Lawrence Weschler, Sarah Howgate, and David Hockney
Prestel Publishing / DelMonico Books / Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Designer: Bob Aufuldish
Design Firm: Aufuldish & Warinner

Submitted into 50 Books
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David Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler
David Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler
Ruth Peltason
Assouline Publishing

Designer: Takaaki Matsumoto, Robin Brunelle
Art Director: Takaaki Matsumoto
Design Firm: Matsumoto Incorporated
Other Credits: Copy Editor and Production Manager: Amy Wilkins

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Dear Mark Twain
Dear Mark Twain
R. Kent Rasmussen
University of California Press

Designer: Charles Brock
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park
Hal K. Rothman and Char Miller
University of Nevada Press

Designer: Kara Davison
Art Director: Charles Brock
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Deaths in Venice
Deaths in Venice
Philip Kitcher
Columbia University Press

Designer: Julia Kushnirsky
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Illustrator: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


Dept. of Speculation
Dept. of Speculation
Jenny Offill
Knopf Books

Designer: Joan Wong
Art Director: Carol Carson
Design Firm: Knopf Books

Submitted into 50 Covers


Desaudio
Desaudio
Lucas Lenci
Estúdio Madalena and Terceiro Nome

Designer: Mateus Valadares
Art Director: Mateus Valadares
Design Firm: Mateus Valadares
Other Credits: print production: Jairo da Rocha and Daniel da Rocha

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Design to Touch: Engraving History, Process, Concepts, and Creativity
Design to Touch: Engraving History, Process, Concepts, and Creativity
Rose Gonnella
International Engraved Graphics Association (IEGA)

Designer: Erin Smith
Art Director: Erin Smith
Design Firm: Kean Cre8tive
Other Credits: Illustrations by Erin Smith and Christopher Navetta. Contributors of images for engraved pages: Matteo Bologna, Jon Contino, Ray Cruz, Louise Fili, Steff Guessbuhler, Jessica Hische, Martin Holloway, Robert Louey, Gregg Lukasiewicz, Michael Osborne, Stefan Sagmeister, Steve Sandstrom, Robynne Raye, Regina Rubino, Michael Vanderbyl, Jody Williams.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Design Transitions: Inspiring Stories. Global Viewpoints. How Design is Changing.
Design Transitions: Inspiring Stories. Global Viewpoints. How Design is Changing.
Joyce Yee, Emma Jefferies, Lauren Tan
BIS

Designer: Joyce Yee
Art Director: Joyce Yee

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Designing Urban Transformation
Designing Urban Transformation
Aseem Inam
Routledge

Designer: Namkyu Chun and Aseem Inam
Art Director: Sally Beesley
Design Firm: n/a
Other Credits: Photographs: Woman making incense sticks: Zofeen Ebrahim/IPS; Map diagram with arrows and lines: Amir Saifee/Orangi Pilot Project - Research and Training Institute.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


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


Detroit 1968: Photographs by Enrico Natali
Detroit 1968: Photographs by Enrico Natali
Jane Brown with an essay by Mark Binelli
Foggy Notion Books

Designer: Lorraine Wild & Amy Fortunato
Art Director: Lorraine Wild
Design Firm: Green Dragon Office

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Diablo III: Book of Tyrael
Diablo III: Book of Tyrael
Tyrael and Blizzard Entertainment
Insight Editions

Designer: Doug Alexander, Chrissy Kwasnik
Art Director: Doug Alexander, Chrissy Kwasnik
Other Credits: cover illustration: Glen Rane

Submitted into 50 Books


Dialogues of a Crime
Dialogues of a Crime
John K Manos
Amika Press

Designer: Sarah Koz
Art Director: Sarah Koz
Design Firm: Amika Press

Submitted into 50 Books


Dinner Date
Dinner Date
Ishaan Lalit
Author's Empire

Designer: Amol Karambe

Submitted into 50 Books
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


Dixonary
Dixonary
By Tom Dixon. Edited by Camilla Belton and Robert Violette
Violette Editions

Designer: Matt Willey
Art Director: Matt Willey

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Do que a gente fala quando fala de Anne Frank (What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank)
Do que a gente fala quando fala de Anne Frank (What we talk about when we talk about Anne Frank)
Nathan Englander
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Sabine Dowek

Submitted into 50 Covers


DOCTOR SLEEP
DOCTOR SLEEP
KING, STEPHEN
Scribner

Designer: Tal Goretsky
Art Director: Tal Goretsky
Other Credits: Jacket Illustration by Sean Freeman

Submitted into 50 Covers


Dollars and Sex
Dollars and Sex
Dr. Marina Adshade
Chronicle Books

Designer: Allison Weiner
Art Director: Allison Weiner
Other Credits: Illustration by Arthur Mount

Submitted into 50 Covers


DOUBLE DOUBLE
DOUBLE DOUBLE
GRIMES, MARTHA
Scribner

Designer: Christopher Lin
Art Director: Tal Goretsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


Double: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 2
Double: Storefront for Art and Architecture Manifesto Series 2
Serkan Ozkaya
Lars Muller Publishers

Designer: Natasha Jen, Yen-Wei Liu
Art Director: Natasha Jen
Design Firm: Pentagram

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


Dream West
Dream West
Douglas Brode
University of Texas Press

Designer: Derek George

Submitted into 50 Covers


Dreams & Echoes:  Drawings and Sculpture in the David and Celia Hilliard Collection
Dreams & Echoes: Drawings and Sculpture in the David and Celia Hilliard Collection
Suzanne Folds McCullagh
The Art Institute of Chicago

Designer: Roy Brooks
Art Director: Roy Brooks
Design Firm: Fold Four

Submitted into 50 Books
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