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Waltercio Caldas
Waltercio Caldas
Blanton Museum of Art
University of Texas Press

Designer: Derek George
Other Credits: Artwork by Waltercio Caldas

Submitted into 50 Books


We Are Our Brains
We Are Our Brains
D. F. Swaab
Spiegel & Grau

Designer: Thomas Ng
Art Director: Greg Mollica
Design Firm: Thomas Ng, Inc.
Other Credits: Jacket image (silhouette of child): Cut Arts, Inc.

Submitted into 50 Covers


We Went Back: Photographs from Europe 1933-1956 by Chim
We Went Back: Photographs from Europe 1933-1956 by Chim
Cynthia Young
DelMonico Books / Prestel & International Center of Photography

Designer: Laura Lindgren

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Weegee: Murder Is My Business
Weegee: Murder Is My Business
Brian Wallis
DelMonico Books / Prestel & International Center of Photography

Designer: Maya Peraza-Baker

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Well-Read Women
Well-Read Women
Samantha Hahn
Chronicle Books

Designer: Kristen Hewitt
Art Director: Kristen Hewitt

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


West Point Foundry Preserve Monograph
West Point Foundry Preserve Monograph
Brandon Downing and Keith Helmetag / C&G Partners LLC
C&G Partners LLC

Designer: Sarah Rhoades & Brandon Downing
Art Director: Keith Helmetag
Design Firm: C&G Partners LLC
Other Credits: Photos: au2626 Printing: mPress Historic Photos: Putnam History Museum / Prints & Photographs Collection, Library of Congress

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


What Is Relativity?
What Is Relativity?
Jeffrey Bennett
Columbia University Press

Designer: Alex Camlin
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky
Other Credits: Jacket image: © Getty Images

Submitted into 50 Covers


What is Zoning?
What is Zoning?
Christine Gaspar, Mark Torrey, John Mangin
the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

Designer: Jeff Lai, Andrew Sloat
Art Director: the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

Submitted into 50 Books


What The Family Needed
What The Family Needed
Steven Amsterdam
Riverhead Books

Designer: Jennifer Heuer
Art Director: Lynn Buckley and Helen Yentus
Design Firm: Studio Jennifer Heuer
Other Credits: Needlepoint by Julie Jackson

Submitted into 50 Covers


When I Was Mortal
When I Was Mortal
Javier Marías
Vintage

Designer: Katya Mezhibovskaya
Art Director: John Gall

Submitted into 50 Covers


Whistling Past the Graveyard
Whistling Past the Graveyard
Susan Crandall
Gallery Books

Designer: Laywan Kwan
Art Director: Lisa Litwack

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


Who Owns the Future?
Who Owns the Future?
Jaron Lanier
Simon & Schuster

Designer: Helen Yentus & Jason Booher
Art Director: Michael Accordino
Design Firm: Yentus & Booher

Submitted into 50 Covers


Wiki Management
Wiki Management
Rod Collins
Amacom

Designer: Tim Green
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Windfall
Windfall
Colin Dodds
Medium Rare Publishing

Designer: Adam Lewin
Art Director: Adam Lewin
Design Firm: Adam Lewin Projects

Submitted into 50 Covers


Women and Ledger Art
Women and Ledger Art
Richard Pearce
University of Arizona Press

Designer: Carrie House
Art Director: Leigh McDonald
Design Firm: HOUSEdesign llc

Submitted into 50 Books


Word-Gate
Word-Gate
Poems by Edwin Thumboo
Self-published (500+ copies)

Designer: Mark D'Oliveira
Art Director: Mark D'Oliveira
Design Firm: Mark D'Oliveira
Other Credits: Printer: Dominie Press, Singapore Typeface: Mrs. Eaves

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


World Literature Series:
World Literature Series: "The Blue Fox" (Mavi Tilki), "Pedro Paramo" (Pedro Paramo), "The Dinner" (Akşam Yemeği), "The Burning Plain" (Ova Alev Alev)
The Blue Fox by Sjón, Pedro Paramo by Juan Rulfo, The Dinner by Herman Koch, The Burning Plain by Juan Rulfo
Dogan Egmont

Designer: Geray Gencer
Design Firm: Geray Gencer

Submitted into 50 Covers


Write Through Chicago
Write Through Chicago
Mark Henry Larson & Bob Boone, authors; John Manos & Ann Wambach, editors
Amika Press

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

Submitted into 50 Books





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