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Brandi

Brandi

Columbia, SC, United States

I am a graphic designer with over 12 years of experience in academic publishing.


Work experience:

  • The University of South Carolina Press
  • The University of South Carolina

Services: Design Cover Design Book Interior Design

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Poetry, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Anthologies, Short Story, Parenting & Families, Photography, Health & Wellbeing

Brooke

Brooke

Pennsylvania, United States

•—•—•—•— 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

John

John

Alameda, CA, USA

Designer for the likes of Chicago Review Press, North Atlantic, PM Press, Steerforth, Haymarket, AK Press, Reaction, Wisdom, and... you?


Work experience:

  • Stealworks

Services: Design Cover Design Typography

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Entertainment, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Music, Political Science & Current Affairs, True Crime, Mystery & Crime, Fiction, Short Story

Rachel

Rachel

Minneapolis, MN, USA

A cover designer from a family of librarians, I've spent my life around books. There's nothing I love more than giving a face to your words!


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House

Services: Design Cover Design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Short Story, Poetry, Classics, Cultural & Ethnic, Inspirational, Biographies & Memoirs, Political Science & Current Affairs, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits

Michelle

Michelle

University Park, MD, USA

I am an illustrator and animator specializing in YA and Middle Grade book cover illustration.


Work experience:

  • Michelle Kondrich Illustration

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Humor & Comedy, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Short Story, Inspirational, Non-Fiction, Anthologies, Business & Management, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Education & Reference, Parenting & Families

Lauren

Lauren

New York, United States

You can, and should, judge a book by it's cover.


Work experience:

  • Little, Brown and Co.
  • St. Martin's Press

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Business & Management, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Health & Wellbeing, History, Historical Fiction, Anthologies, Holiday, Women's Fiction, Short Story, Mystery & Crime, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Thriller & Suspense, Economics, Design, Photography, Architecture

Ashley

Ashley

Chicago, IL, USA

You need a unique, bold book cover that inspires people to click "buy." I need authors who are ready to take a creative leap. Message me.


Work experience:

  • Write Bloody Publishing
  • NPR - Austin, TX
  • Gap Online
  • Ladders
  • Democratic National Committee
  • Bully Pulpit Interactive

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Poetry, Classics, LGBTQ Fiction, Short Story, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels

Josh

Josh

Columbus, OH, USA

Professional Illustrator from Ohio. I freelance as an illustrator for publishing, storyboarding, as well as visual development.


Work experience:

  • Josh Tufts Illustration
  • Elevate Pictures
  • Pawn Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Short Story, Young Adult, Antiques & Collectibles, Non-Fiction, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Children’s Non-Fiction

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