Annemieke Beemster Leverenz

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz - Designer

Seattle, WA, United States

Hi! I'm a cover designer with 10 years of experience, specializing in YA fiction. Clients include HarperCollins and Galison/Mudpuppy.

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Hi! I'm a Seattle-based independent graphic designer and book lover. I get excited about all aspects of book design, including concept direction, interiors, and most of all, covers. I've worked with HarperCollins, Galison/Mudpuppy, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Nickelodeon, Victoria's Secret, and others. Let's collaborate!
Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Art
Design
Self-Help & Self-Improvement
Fiction
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Women's Fiction
Young Adult

Work experience

Independent

Self-employed
May, 2007 – Present (over 14 years)

Graphic design services for any graphic design problem that needs a solution. Includes print, web, lettering, illustration, icon and logo design, branding, fabrication, typography, etc.

Portfolio (24 selected works)

He Loves Me Not

Corcoran, Nenia

The Revenge Playbook

Rachael Allen

Don't get mad, get even! In this poignant and hilarious novel, Rachael Allen brilliantly explores the nuances of high school hierarchies, the traumas sustained on the path to finding true love, and the joy of discovering a friend where you least expect.In the small town of Ranburne, high school football rules and the players are treated like kings. How they treat the girls they go to school wi... read more

Don't get mad, get even! In this poignant and hilarious novel, Rachael Allen brilliantly explores the nuances of high school hierarchies, the traumas sustained on the path to finding true love, and the joy of discovering a friend where you least expect.In the small town of Ranburne, high school football rules and the players are treated like kings. How they treat the girls they go to school wi... read more

Side Effects May Vary

Julie Murphy

The first book from Julie Murphy, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin'—which is soon to be a major motion picture starring Danielle Macdonald and Jennifer Aniston.For fans of John Green and Rainbow Rowell comes this powerful novel about a girl with cancer who creates a take-no-prisoners bucket list that sets off a war at school—only to discover she's gone into remission.When si... read more

The first book from Julie Murphy, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin'—which is soon to be a major motion picture starring Danielle Macdonald and Jennifer Aniston.For fans of John Green and Rainbow Rowell comes this powerful novel about a girl with cancer who creates a take-no-prisoners bucket list that sets off a war at school—only to discover she's gone into remission.When si... read more

The Minoan Zero Mind Tool

John Moon Forker

Archeology graduate student, Jane “Oz” Ozzimo, listens to the dead through examining the artifacts they’ve left behind. But she doesn’t much care for the living and doesn’t much care for herself. When she stumbles upon an advanced techology in a nearly invisible, sacred cave high in the mountains on Crete, she believes that everything can change for her. This hope lasts only a few minutes befo... read more

Archeology graduate student, Jane “Oz” Ozzimo, listens to the dead through examining the artifacts they’ve left behind. But she doesn’t much care for the living and doesn’t much care for herself. When she stumbles upon an advanced techology in a nearly invisible, sacred cave high in the mountains on Crete, she believes that everything can change for her. This hope lasts only a few minutes befo... read more

The Memory Key

Liana Liu

Lora Mint is determined not to forget.Though her mother's been dead for five years, Lora struggles to remember every detail about her—most important, the specific events that occurred the night she sped off in her car, never to return.But in a world ravaged by Vergets disease, a viral form of Alzheimer's, that isn't easy. Usually Lora is aided by her memory key, a standard-issue chip embedded ... read more

Lora Mint is determined not to forget.Though her mother's been dead for five years, Lora struggles to remember every detail about her—most important, the specific events that occurred the night she sped off in her car, never to return.But in a world ravaged by Vergets disease, a viral form of Alzheimer's, that isn't easy. Usually Lora is aided by her memory key, a standard-issue chip embedded ... read more

How to Be Bad

Lauren Myracle, E. Lockhart, Sarah Mlynowski

Three bestselling authors—E. Lockhart, Sarah Mlynowski, and Lauren Myracle—bring you on the road trip of a lifetime in this dynamic novel packed with fun, friendship, and feminism. Jesse, Vicks, and Mel each has her own reason for wanting to get away from their nowheresville Florida town. Add in a hot (and harmless) hitchhiker, an impending hurricane, and a close encounter of the gator kind, a... read more

Three bestselling authors—E. Lockhart, Sarah Mlynowski, and Lauren Myracle—bring you on the road trip of a lifetime in this dynamic novel packed with fun, friendship, and feminism. Jesse, Vicks, and Mel each has her own reason for wanting to get away from their nowheresville Florida town. Add in a hot (and harmless) hitchhiker, an impending hurricane, and a close encounter of the gator kind, a... read more

Heat of the Moment (Moment of Truth)

Lauren Barnholdt

In the first book of Lauren Barnholdt's captivating The Moment of Truth series, Lyla discovers that trusting her head might be easy but trusting her heart is a whole other matter.Lyla McAfee had all but forgotten the email that she wrote to herself freshman year and scheduled to be delivered right before graduation—the one promising that she'd learn to trust by the end of senior year. But when... read more

In the first book of Lauren Barnholdt's captivating The Moment of Truth series, Lyla discovers that trusting her head might be easy but trusting her heart is a whole other matter.Lyla McAfee had all but forgotten the email that she wrote to herself freshman year and scheduled to be delivered right before graduation—the one promising that she'd learn to trust by the end of senior year. But when... read more

One Moment in Time (Moment of Truth)

Lauren Barnholdt

The second book of Lauren Barnholdt's exiting Moment of Truth series: three books, three girls, one life-changing senior trip.When the email arrived in Quinn Reynolds's in box on the morning of her flight to Florida, she sent it straight to her trash folder. The last thing Quinn needed was to be reminded of the pact she made with her ex–best friends—the one where she promised she would do some... read more

The second book of Lauren Barnholdt's exiting Moment of Truth series: three books, three girls, one life-changing senior trip.When the email arrived in Quinn Reynolds's in box on the morning of her flight to Florida, she sent it straight to her trash folder. The last thing Quinn needed was to be reminded of the pact she made with her ex–best friends—the one where she promised she would do some... read more

From This Moment (Moment of Truth)

Lauren Barnholdt

Each book in The Moment of Truth trilogy is told from the perspective of former best friends Lyla, Aven, and Quinn. When they were freshman, they wrote emails to themselves about one thing they hoped to accomplish before they graduate. Over the course of the series, which takes place on their senior trip, each girl tackles that email all while learning about life, love, and the truth about the... read more

Each book in The Moment of Truth trilogy is told from the perspective of former best friends Lyla, Aven, and Quinn. When they were freshman, they wrote emails to themselves about one thing they hoped to accomplish before they graduate. Over the course of the series, which takes place on their senior trip, each girl tackles that email all while learning about life, love, and the truth about the... read more

HLW 125: Better Performance by Design

HLW

This book commemorates the achievements of HLW, a worldwide leader in architecture and design, in its 125th year. With illuminating text by Roger Yee and over 350 full-color images, the reader will discover why this firm is internationally recognized and

This book commemorates the achievements of HLW, a worldwide leader in architecture and design, in its 125th year. With illuminating text by Roger Yee and over 350 full-color images, the reader will discover why this firm is internationally recognized and

The Fifth

Jay Montville

Suzanne Parker hates her new life. She used to have wicked friends and a boyfriend old enough to buy beer, but her parents freaked out and moved her to the vanilla suburb of Benowa. Now all she has is her dog, a silent cell phone, and a jock named Gabriel who keeps trying to be her “friend.” But Gabriel--football player and member of student council--is more than the stereotypical face he pres... read more

Suzanne Parker hates her new life. She used to have wicked friends and a boyfriend old enough to buy beer, but her parents freaked out and moved her to the vanilla suburb of Benowa. Now all she has is her dog, a silent cell phone, and a jock named Gabriel who keeps trying to be her “friend.” But Gabriel--football player and member of student council--is more than the stereotypical face he pres... read more

Into The Glorious Unknown

Anna Leva

Buckle up if you're ready to join me! On her flight from Washington DC to Moscow, Alice is feeling distraught and isn't interested in exchanging pleasantries. A conversation with her neighbour takes an unexpected turn and results in an unusual proposal. Alice jumps at the chance to see the world - accepting a one-off job, she discovers a new passion and starts to experience the joys of living ... read more

Buckle up if you're ready to join me! On her flight from Washington DC to Moscow, Alice is feeling distraught and isn't interested in exchanging pleasantries. A conversation with her neighbour takes an unexpected turn and results in an unusual proposal. Alice jumps at the chance to see the world - accepting a one-off job, she discovers a new passion and starts to experience the joys of living ... read more

Freak, Geek, Goddess: Tales of Survival from Trust Fund High

Jessica Lincoln

Everyone told me high school would be some of the best years of my life. They were wrong.No one mentioned my best friend could morph into a social climbing backstabber. No one said dating could nearly kill me. And no one told me I could lose myself and find myself in a single moment. Of course, no one could possibly have known I would be knocked unconscious by a stupid football on my first day... read more

Everyone told me high school would be some of the best years of my life. They were wrong.No one mentioned my best friend could morph into a social climbing backstabber. No one said dating could nearly kill me. And no one told me I could lose myself and find myself in a single moment. Of course, no one could possibly have known I would be knocked unconscious by a stupid football on my first day... read more

Soldier On

Nyden, Erica

Very Important People

Silver, E. C.

The Summer Plan

Everwood, Elena

Bits & Pieces: 50 Quotes for Surviving a Soul-Crushing Breakup or Divorce

Scott, Keishorne Simeon, Beemster-Leverenz, Annemieke

Annemieke has 14 reviews

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Nenia Corcoran
I absolutely love working with Annemieke. This was the second cover she designed for me, and she absolutely nailed it. I just received my first proof copies and the cover looks even more amazing in real life. She's the best!

Nenia Corcoran, October 2021

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz
Nenia, it was again so wonderful working with you, thank you so much for having me on your team!

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Paula Benge
Choosing to work with Annemieke is one of my best decisions ever. I love my book cover and am so thankful for her guidance and creativity! From the beginning, she was enthusiastic, which was so encouraging and put me at ease. Annemieke was patient, listening to all of my ideas, even when I didn't know for sure what I wanted, and teased out of all of that a book cover that inspired the exact em...
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Paula Benge, June 2021

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz
Working with Paula has been such a treat! She's been a fantastic collaborator throughout the whole design process, culminating in her managing a photoshoot and directing a great cover image that is...
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Margaret Roche
This was my third occasion to work with Annemieke and she has been great with all of them!

Margaret Roche, June 2021

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz
It's been great working with Peg to complete her three books and I'm so pleased with how the series turned out!

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Margaret Roche
I've thoroughly enjoyed working with Annemieke and she's done a great job with my covers!

Margaret Roche, May 2021

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz
Thank you again Peg, it's been such a pleasure working with you!

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Nombulelo Mazibuko
I'm very pleased with my choice of Annemieke Beemster Leveranz as my book cover designer. She is very professional in her presentation of work and how she put across her viewpoints to me. She was readily available to queries and is amenable to adaptations that I put forward to her for my cover design. She has a warm personality and I would definitely call upon her services in the future.

Nombulelo Mazibuko, May 2021

Annemieke Beemster Leverenz
Thank you so much for having me on your book team, Nombue! It was always such a pleasure working with you and I really appreciated your trust and insightful feedback throughout the process. Excited...
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