Design Observer Announces Winners 50 Best Book Covers Of 2012!


Design Observer was founded in October 2003 by Michael Bierut, William Drenttel, Jessica Helfand and Rick Poynor, is part of Observer Omnimedia LLC.  The website recently announced its annual list of the Best Book Covers of 2012.  An advisory board nominates books for consideration, which the public can view in online voting, and a jury selects the 50 winning titles.


Bloodland, by Alan Glynn

Included in this year’s picks are  Art without Artistsby John Foster and Roger Manley and designed by Mary Kunnath, Bloodland by Alan Glynn, designed by Keith Hayes, and Girlchild by Tupelo Hassman, designed by Jennifer Carrow. Click here to view the complete list of 2012 winners, and click here to view the winning titles from 2011! 


Did one of your favorite books get selected as a winner? Did Design Observer forget to include a truly dynamic cover?  Let us know in the comments!