Book Portfolio

Israel and South Africa Book Cover

Israel and South Africa Book Cover

In Israel and South Africa, Ilan Pappé brings together lawyers, journalists, policy makers and historians of both countries to assess the implications of the apartheid analogy for international law and political activism. With contributors including the distinguished anti-apartheid activist Ronnie Kasrils, the book offers a bold and incisive perspective […]

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The 1 Percent And The Rest Of Us Book Cover

The 1 Percent And The Rest Of Us Book Cover

The 1% and the Rest of Us by Tim Di Muzio is a Zed Books title incorporating provocative and original arguments about philanthropy, social wealth and the political role of the super-rich, the author reveals how the 1% are creating a world unto themselves in which the accumulation of ever more […]

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Breathing Space Book Cover

Zed Books Environment Book Covers

 Breathing Space by Mark Everard and Understanding Energy and Energy Policy by Timothy F. Braun and Lisa M. Glidden are both Environment titles from Zed Books. Both titles I think work extremely well as simple, clear sleeves that get the message across. Breathing Space is a favourite of mine, […]

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The Crises Of Microcredit Book Cover

Zed Books Development Book Covers

Three Development titles from Zed Books. The Crises Of Microcredit (edited by Isabelle Guérin, Marc Labie and Jean-Michel Servet), Beyond Colonialism, Development and Globalization (edited by Dominique Caouette and Dip Kapoor), and Masculinities Under Neoliberalism (edited by Andrea Cornwall, Frank G. Karioris and Nancy Lindisfarne). The Crises Of […]

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Making Sense of the Central African Republic Book Cover

Zed Books Africa Book Covers

Making Sense of the Central African Republic (edited by Tatiana Carayannis and Louisa Lombard) and Chinese Migrants and Africa’s Development by Giles Mohan, Ben Lampert, May Tan-Mullins and Daphne Chang are both Zed Books titles on the subject of Africa. These are certainly a case of old school and new […]

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Media Movements Book Cover

Zed Books Latin America Book Covers

Three Latin America titles from Zed Books, Land And Freedom by Leandro Vergara-Camus, Media Movements by María Soledad Segura and Silvio Waisbord, and The Punitive City by Markus-Michael Müller. Media Movements is a nice graphic sleeve and uses a modern monospaced typeface, a style I enjoy playing around with at the […]

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Sentient Relics Book Cover

Routledge Museum and Heritage Book Covers 1

Sentient Relics by Janice Baker explores museums through cinema and challenges the dominant focus of museum theory as an inclusion–exclusion debate. Conservation Of Architectural Ironwork by David Mitchell discusses the contextual history and key material features of architectural ironwork, and then goes on to guide readers through the management […]

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Introduction To Geopolitics Book Cover

Introduction To Geopolitics Book Cover

Introduction to Geopolitics by Colin Flint will provide its readers with a set of critical analytical tools for understanding the actions of states as well as non-state actors operating in competition over resources and power. Both students and general readers will find this book an essential stepping-stone to […]

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Discourse, Dialogue and Technology Enhanced Learning Book Cover

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Three book covers that for part of Routledge’s Education range. Discourse, Dialogue and Technology Enhanced Learning by Rachel Pilkington is invaluable to all those wanting to explore how dialogic processes work and how we facilitate them. A simple concept, I really like the subtle way in which the three […]

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Inside The Video Game Industry Book Cover

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Inside The Video Game Industry by Judd Ethan Ruggill, Ken S. McAllister, Randy Nichols, and Ryan Kaufman offers a provocative look into one of today’s most dynamic and creative businesses. Through in-depth structured interviews, industry professionals discuss their roles, providing invaluable insight into game programming, art, animation, design, production, quality […]

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The Death Of Desire Book Cover

Routledge Mental Health Book Covers 1

The Death of Desire by M. Guy Thompson and Creative Psychotherapy (edited by Eileen Prendiville and Justine Howard) are from Routledge and cover the subject of Mental Health. Quite different in content and execution (apart from their use of Avant Garde), The Death Of Desire benefits […]

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Genealogy, Psychology and Identity book cover

Routledge Psychology Book Covers 1

These two books from Routledge are part of their Psychology range. Genealogy, Psychology and Identity by Paula Nicholson explores who we are, our place in both contemporary culture and historical context, the importance of genealogy in the identity and the therapeutic potential of family history in cultivating wellbeing. […]

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Corporate Social Irresponsibility book cover

Corporate Social Irresponsibility Book Cover

Corporate Social Irresponsibility focuses on ethical failures in order to relate corporate responsibility to business ethics, corporate governance, and organization effectiveness. The book advocates a strategic approach to CSR – ethical management cannot, and should not, be divorced from effective management. An interesting and important subject […]

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Digital Composition with BlackMagic Fusion – David Fulton

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Focal Press is a publisher of media technology books and it is an imprint of Routledge, itself an imprint of Taylor and Francis. These two books are by the same author and feature a similar design style, not quite the same but near enough. Although the sleeves are not part of […]

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Inclusion In Early Years – David Fulton

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David Fulton is a book publisher that specialises in education and produces textbooks for trainee teachers, practical books for classroom practitioners, and research and scholarly books for the international academic community. I’ve been working on some of their academics titles that have recently been published. The selection here features images of children, it’s surprising that […]

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Computing and ICT in the Primary School – David Fulton

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Another section of books from the Academic publisher David Fulton. These mainly feature abstract images in use with text. With Computing and ICT in the Primary School, the final sleeve actually removed the dots in the background, however I think this makes the sleeve to […]

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Let Your Children Break The Rules cover - Accent Press

Let Your Children Break The Rules

Let Your Children Break The Rules: How To Create Young Entrepreneurs by Hazel Davis and Hugh Wilson is a forthcoming title from Accent Press. A nice bright vibrant cover to accompany the content, Let Your Children Break The Rules was briefed with a fantastically detailed summary of the […]

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Smoke Chaser Series Wildfire - Accent Press

Smoke Chaser Series – Wildfire

Wildfire is the first in the Smoke Chaser series of books published by Accent Press and written by Annabel Allan. This is the first fiction book I’ve worked on. Again a thorough sleeve brief from Accent, left me with a clear design style that I wanted to follow; create […]

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North Korea book cover

A book cover that I recently designed for the lovely folks at Zed Books, North Korea: A State of Paranoia is written by Paul French and is an in-depth examination of North Korea’s history and politics. It’s recently picked up book of the week in The Daily Telegraph, you can read […]

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Languages of the Unheard PB sleeve

The lovely folks at Zed Books have been supplying some interesting briefs recently and Languages of the Unheard was no exception. Written by Stephen D’Arcy, this is a daring philosophical text about a controversial subject. The editors wanted to avoid the use of the handmade/stencil aesthetic and have a […]

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