Hire a Typographer in Chicago

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Lindsey C.

Lindsey C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Cover designer, illustrator, editor, and longtime publishing pro


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Self-employed

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

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

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

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

New York, United States

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Chickens for sale! Chickens! Ahem...I mean unique, personal, eye catching, wallet opening book cover designs for sale!


Work experience:

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

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

Kim S.

Kim S.

Austin, United States

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Experienced print book designer / compositor specializing in photography, medical/nursing, computer, and other non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Bumpy Design, LLC
  • Pearson Education
  • BuildNet, Inc.

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Computers & Internet Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry Math & Science Self-Help & Self-Improvement Photography

Brianna H.

Brianna H.

New York, United States

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I'm a freelance book cover designer and illustrator with nearly a decade of in-house experience at a top publishing house.


Work experience:

  • Brianna Harden Design & Illustration

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Poetry Historical Fiction Music Self-Help & Self-Improvement Sports & Outdoors Thriller & Suspense

Rachel R.

Rachel R.

New York, United States

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I'm a freelance book interior designer and typesetter with years of experience in the publishing industry.


Work experience:

  • Freelancer
  • Bantam-Dell Publishing Group
  • TV Books
  • Newmarket Press
  • Applause Books

Services: Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Mystery & Crime Fiction Fantasy Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Mary Ann S.

Mary Ann S.

New York, United States

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I design and illustrate professionally for major publishers: Penguin Random House, Simon and Schuster, Hachette, The New York Times, etc.


Work experience:

  • Mary Ann Smith design + illustration
  • Penguin Random House

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

Genres: Career Guides Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Religion & Spirituality Self-Help & Self-Improvement Contemporary Romance Romance Fiction Women's Fiction

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Book Typographers in Chicago

It’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the details that are involved in preparing your book for publishing. Unfortunately, these often overlooked details can make all the difference when presenting your work. For example, even the smallest mistakes in font use and typefaces can make a good book extremely difficult to read.

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