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Glen Edelstein

Glen Edelstein - Designer

New York, NY, United States

Lets work together and make your book a success. I have a proven track record of successful book designs.

Overview

I am an Art Director & Book designer with professional experience. My short lists of clients include some of the largest book publishers and non-profit organizations in the World. My books have been on bestseller lists around the world. My name and my high quality reputation is recognized and appreciated across the world of publishing.

Random House Inc.
Pantheon Books
St. Martins Press Inc.
Bantam Books
Dell Books
The Dial Press
Macmillan Publishing
William Morrow
Simon and Schuster
Turner Publishing
The Opera Orchestra of NY
The New Bronx Children's Museum

As your Designer, it's my job to create original book packaging for your book whether it be a hard cover non fiction and /or paperback fiction. I am creative and resourceful and have a true understanding of publishing trends and branding. I will work closely with you in making your book dreams come true.

In my years of experience, I have worked directly with photographers, illustrators and other freelancers.
I continue to work directly with authors, editors and marketing groups and I have trained and provided feedback to department interns and Design Assistants.

I know that your success is my success. That's why my work-till-it's-done-right philosophy makes me committed to every project.

Because thrilling you is not everything, it's the only thing!

Services
Languages
English
Fiction
Adventure Anthologies Children's Picture Books Christian Classics Crime & Mystery Cultural & Ethnic Themes Historical Fiction Horror Humor & Comedy Inspirational LGBTQ Literature Thriller
Non-Fiction
Arts & Architecture & Photography History

Work experience

Freelance Art Director

IzzardInk.com

June, 2014 – June, 2015 (about 1 year)

Art Director, Book covers and Interiors, Izzard Ink.com

Creative Director and Sole Proprietor

Glen Edelstein is self-employed

February, 2009 – Present (almost 8 years)

Art Director and Designer of Book Covers, Book Interiors, Ebooks, Banner Ads and Author Websites

Art Director

Penguin/Random House Inc.

June, 2001 – February, 2009 (over 7 years)

Art Director, for the Bantam Dell Publishing Group

Senior Designer

Penguin/Random House Inc

April, 1993 – June, 2001 (about 8 years)

Senior Designer, for the Bantam Dell Publishing Group

Design Director

St. Martins Press Inc

June, 1987 – June, 1993 (about 6 years)

Design Director of Book Interiors, St. Martins Press Inc.

Portfolio (9 selected works)

A Clean Bill of Health: Restoring American Medical Exceptionalism

Myles L. Saunders

U. S. healthcare was the best in the world, unrivaled when compared directly with other countries. Our healthcare system was dismantled by Progressives seeking to grab control of one-sixth of the government's GDP spent on the health sector. The Affordable Care Act that replaced it has failed to correct extant problems such as limited access, excessive medical errors, or runaway costs. The ACA ... read more

U. S. healthcare was the best in the world, unrivaled when compared directly with other countries. Our healthcare system was dismantled by Progressives seeking to grab control of one-sixth of the government's GDP spent on the health sector. The Affordable Care Act that replaced it has failed to correct extant problems such as limited access, excessive medical errors, or runaway costs. The ACA ... read more

A Briefer History of Time: A Special Edition of the Science Classic

Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the nature of space and time, the role of God in creation, and the history and future of the univ... read more

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the nature of space and time, the role of God in creation, and the history and future of the univ... read more

California Thriller (Mike Haller Mystery)

Max Byrd

Re-released for the first time in years, the hit action-packed thriller features the unforgettable, original P.I. Mike Haller.P.I. Mike Haller is on the case to find a newsman who suddenly went missing in Sacramento Valley. A tearful, boozy wife has paid him to find her husband, but someone else is attempting to dissuade him—using a .38 with Haller’s name and address on it. Packed with crime-s... read more

Re-released for the first time in years, the hit action-packed thriller features the unforgettable, original P.I. Mike Haller.P.I. Mike Haller is on the case to find a newsman who suddenly went missing in Sacramento Valley. A tearful, boozy wife has paid him to find her husband, but someone else is attempting to dissuade him—using a .38 with Haller’s name and address on it. Packed with crime-s... read more

Bottom-Up Thinking: Tools and Strategies for Happiness and Success

Sandra Maher

Living deliberately, with simplicity and clarity, is a goal that most of us only dream about. We make a plan, we have a dream, we envision a new reality, and then we drift away from it in a sea of commitments. In this book you’ll find the tools to resurrect the dreams you’ve abandoned and re-ignite your life. It all begins with understanding the power and the nature of your subconscious mind.

Living deliberately, with simplicity and clarity, is a goal that most of us only dream about. We make a plan, we have a dream, we envision a new reality, and then we drift away from it in a sea of commitments. In this book you’ll find the tools to resurrect the dreams you’ve abandoned and re-ignite your life. It all begins with understanding the power and the nature of your subconscious mind.

In Lincoln's Hand: His Original Manuscripts with Commentary by Distinguished Americans

Harold Holzer, Joshua Wolf Shenk

In Lincoln's Hand: His Original Manuscripts with Commentary by Distinguished Americans

In Lincoln's Hand: His Original Manuscripts with Commentary by Distinguished Americans

By Brooks, Larry ( Author ) [ { Pressure Points } ]Dec-2013 Paperback

Larry Brooks

By Brooks, Larry ( Author ) [ { Pressure Points } ]Dec-2013 Paperback

By Brooks, Larry ( Author ) [ { Pressure Points } ]Dec-2013 Paperback

Figure It Out!: Making Smart Decisions in a Dumbed-Down World

Robert W Wendover

Do you feel overwhelmed with too many choices? Do you get stuck when there’s no right answer? Are you head-locked with too much information? Figure It Out! is a practical guide for making everyday decisions. No theory, just common sense ideas that will help you make the best decision in everyday situations. Learn how to think better, improve your situational awareness and act decisively withou... read more

Do you feel overwhelmed with too many choices? Do you get stuck when there’s no right answer? Are you head-locked with too much information? Figure It Out! is a practical guide for making everyday decisions. No theory, just common sense ideas that will help you make the best decision in everyday situations. Learn how to think better, improve your situational awareness and act decisively withou... read more

The Healthy Vegetarian: Healing Yourself, Healing Our Planet

Gary Null Ph.D

New York Times’ best-selling author, Gary Null, Ph.D., with more than 70 titles to his name and nearly 40 million books sold to date offers this complete guide to becoming a successful and truly healthy vegetarian. In his characteristically engaging and matter-of-fact style, Dr. Null not only forwards a brilliant and thorough discussion on the importance of the vegetarian diet and how to be su... read more

New York Times’ best-selling author, Gary Null, Ph.D., with more than 70 titles to his name and nearly 40 million books sold to date offers this complete guide to becoming a successful and truly healthy vegetarian. In his characteristically engaging and matter-of-fact style, Dr. Null not only forwards a brilliant and thorough discussion on the importance of the vegetarian diet and how to be su... read more

Star Wars: The Magic of Myth

Mary Henderson

Star Wars(r) has captured the hearts and imaginations of millions and millions of people like no other story of our time. This official companion volume to the landmark exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum explores the mythological roots of the Star Wars saga, a story that will continue to unfold into the next millenium.Written by the exhibit's curator and ill... read more

Star Wars(r) has captured the hearts and imaginations of millions and millions of people like no other story of our time. This official companion volume to the landmark exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum explores the mythological roots of the Star Wars saga, a story that will continue to unfold into the next millenium.Written by the exhibit's curator and ill... read more

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