Front to back: A Girl is a Half-formed Thing

The recent winner of the Bailey’s prize, Eimear McBride’s A Girl is a Half-formed Thing features a cover by Faber & Faber’s art director, Donna Payne. In the latest in our Front to Back series, Payne talks through the process of finding the perfect image and typeface for this very different kind of novel

DESIGNER

Worthing, West Sussex

INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER

Frome, Somerset

SENIOR DESIGNER

Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire