It’s easier than ever to publish your own books. But how can you do it well? A new title from Self-Publish, Be Happy might help you find the answers you need.
Illustrator and designer Tim Fishlock has collaborated with Simpsons writer and producer Josh Weinstein on a new illustrated children’s book, Sir Benfro’s Big Adventure. The title features the same character as Fishlock’s 2012 app, Sir Benfro’s Brilliant Ballon, and tells the tale of a young explorer on a hunt for the world’s most frightening beast….
Entries to the Type Directors Club’s prestigious annual competition are still welcomed – the deadline to enter one of the world’s most famous typographic awards is December 11
Google Design’s first SPAN event in the UK took place in London yesterday, featuring a series of talks, panel discussions and workshops. Far from honing in solely on digital, much of the work discussed was grounded in the physical world – with a SPAN book produced to emphasise this important connection
The Wynkyn de Worde Society is ‘dedicated to excellence in all forms of printing’ and each year it asks one of its members to be its Honorary Designer and create the booking form for its forthcoming events. Alistair Hall of We Made This took on the role in 2015. As he completes his final project, we look back over the great work he’s produced to date
Creative Review’s next Annual, our showcase of the best work of the year, is now open for entries. Selected work will be published in a special double issue of CR in May, as well as on a dedicated section of our site – so your work can be seen by peers, potential clients and the wider creative community.
Vintage Classics is republishing three of the Brontë sisters’ novels today, ahead of next year’s 200th anniversary of Charlotte Brontë’s birth. New editions of Wuthering Heights, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall and Jane Eyre feature charcoal landscapes by artist Sarah Gillespie.
Photographer and writer Alastair Philip Wiper’s new book for Bang & Olufsen offers a fascinating look at the company’s design history with 300 specially commissioned images
A new book from Moleskine surveys the work of Bob Noorda, the Dutch designer who along with Massimo Vignelli at Unimark helped pioneer the idea of the holistic brand image and the use of visual guidelines in identity projects
Penguin has worked with comedy writers Joel Morris and Jason Hazeley on a collection of Ladybird books for adults, which deal with modern phenomena from hipsters to mindfulness as well as marriage, dating and mid-life crises…