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Jakob

Jakob

Portland, United States

I'm the senior designer at Tin House. I work with many genres, including poetry, fiction, and essays. I also design and layout magazines.


Work experience:

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

Services: Design design Typography typography Book Interior Design 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

Danielle

Danielle

Penn Valley, United States

I am a book designer and production artist. Current clients include Pearson, Callisto Media, No Starch Press, ISTE, and Rosenfeld Media.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Typography typography Production Management production-management

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Photography

Phillip

Phillip

Madison, WI, USA

Over ten years experience in typesetting and formatting books for print and ebook, with hands-on experience in press environments.


Work experience:

  • Gessert Books
  • Data Print

Services: Design design Typography typography Book Interior Design book-interior-design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Cultural & Ethnic, Education & Reference, Science Fiction, Business & Management, Mystery & Crime

Sally

Sally

New York, NY, USA

Senior-level book designer specializing in non-fiction covers and interiors.


Work experience:

  • Rowman & Littlefield
  • Oxford University Press

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Book Interior Design book-interior-design

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, DIY & Crafts, Education & Reference, True Crime, Sports & Outdoors, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Humanities & Social Sciences

Mike

Mike

Noblesville, IN, USA

I am a cover designer with more than 20 years of experience in book publishing — creating covers and packaging solutions for books.


Work experience:

  • Wiley

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography

Genres: Computers & Internet, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Math & Science, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Technology, Photography, Comics Non-Fiction

Annabel

Annabel

New York, NY, USA

Specialising in typography and typesetting. Non-fiction sports and education.


Work experience:

  • Macmillan Education
  • The Ski Club of Great Britain
  • TriNorth Communications Ltd
  • H2 Creative Media
  • Nonsense London
  • Annabel Brandon

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Typography typography

Genres: Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, ELT, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Sports & Outdoors

Phoebe

Phoebe

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Award-winning illustrator from Middle Earth. Past clients include Penguin Books and Allen & Unwin


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books NZ

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration

Genres: Children's, Fiction, Short Story, Social & Family Issues, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Biographies & Memoirs, Nature

Nat

Nat

Minneapolis, MN USA

I'm a cartographer (map designer), book designer, and print production manager with over 30 years experience, specializing in non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Hedberg Maps, Inc.
  • INCase, LLC

Services: Design design Illustration illustration

Genres: Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, History, Travel, Education & Reference, Design, Architecture, Historical Fiction, Fiction

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