Hire a Book Typographer in Chicago

We've sourced the best book typographers in Chicago who are ready to help you with all your typography needs.

Lindsey C.

Lindsey C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Cover designer, illustrator, editor, and longtime publishing pro


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Humor & Comedy Mystery & Crime Art Humanities & Social Sciences Children's - Non-fiction Entertainment

Natalie S.

Natalie S.

Chicago, IL, USA

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I design award-winning book covers that showcase great ideas. Currently in-house at the University of Chicago Press.


Work experience:

  • University of Chicago Press
  • Studio TILT
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Typography

Genres: Sociology Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Philosophy History Nature Life Sciences Math & Science Economics Religion & Spirituality

Judith M.

Judith M.

Chicago, IL, United States

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Lettering artist and illustrator for 25 years. Bold, clean, graphic style—bright color palettes—contemporary look.


Work experience:

  • Judith Mayer Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Design Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Art Humanities & Social Sciences Themes & Motifs Plays & Screenplays

Brooke K.

Brooke K.

Pennsylvania, United States

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•—•—•—•— Reliable, prompt, and devoted to classic book design. Your typesetting is safe with me —•—•—•—•


Work experience:

  • W. W. Norton & Company • Scribner • Alfred A. Knopf

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Anthologies Home & Garden Short Story

Karen G.

Karen G.

New York, United States

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I am a NYC based designer and illustrator with some hand lettering thrown into the mix.


Work experience:

  • Greenberg Kingsley/NYC
  • Karen Greenberg

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Poetry Holiday Women's Fiction Home & Garden Themes & Motifs Writing & Publishing Calendars

Jakob V.

Jakob V.

Portland, United States

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I'm the designer at Tin House, where I specialize in literary fiction, poetry, and memoir. I have experience in other genres, as well.


Work experience:

  • Tin House Books and Magazine
  • Jakob Vala Design
  • Submit Magazine
  • Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader

Services: Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Poetry Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Education & Reference Thriller & Suspense

Jay M.

Jay M.

Cambridge, United States

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Classically inspired book designer and typographer with a focus on non-fiction, particularly historical and political titles.


Work experience:

  • RosettaBooks
  • The MIT Press
  • Melville House

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Classics Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Nature History Humanities & Social Sciences Art Political Science & Current Affairs

Taylor R.

Taylor R.

San Francisco, CA, United States

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Visual designer (+ avid reader) previously at Chronicle Books; experience designing for beautiful print production and user-friendly ebooks!


Work experience:

  • Chronicle Books
  • Gershoni Creative Agency

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Calendars Self-help & Self-improvement Photography Poetry Fiction Short Story Career Guides

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Book Typographers in Chicago

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