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#bookreview The Life She Was Given by Ellen Marie Wiseman

The reader is thrown into the story with a striking first chapter set in 1931, the Depression era at Blackwood Manor in rural America. The Circus has come ‘to town’ but Lilly Blackwood can only watch from her small barred window of the attic where her parents keep her locked up and away from their neighbours. 299 more words

Book Review

Harmless Like You Paperback Edition

I have designed a new cover for the paperback edition of Harmless Like You. I am really pleased with the outcome and the book is an amazing read. 60 more words

Book Design

Bookshop in February 2017

At Stanfords bookshop, we are globe trotting my book cover designs.

In Iceland, there are copies of Moonstone by Sjón. This is illustrated by the wonderfully talented Owen Gent. 111 more words

Book Design

Other People's Hard Work

Today, I thought it’d be fun to take a look at the actual dead trees edition of The Invisible Crown (available now, hint hint).   324 more words

Writing Process

Cover Me Up, There's a Draft

This week in a brilliant session I completed my first attempt at producing a draft of something resembling a book cover.

The process of creating the cover image came relatively easily to me. 709 more words


Quick Takes: T re e of Co d e s

Tree of Codes by Jonathan Safran Foer

Quick Takes: In an effort to finally review some books I’ve read in the past year, I’m gonna throw these posts up on the blog in a shorter form.  232 more words