Congratulations to all the winners at last night’s Academy of British Cover Design Awards!
Spiders by Tom Hoyle; design by Rachel Vale; illustration by Sam Hadley (PanMacmillan / November 2014)
Sci-Fi / Fantasy
Tigerman by Nick Harkaway; design Glenn O’Neill (William Heinemann / May 2014 )
Crime / Thriller
Gollancz Simon Ings; design by Nick May; illustration by Jeffery Alan Love
(Above: City of Iron Fish. Gollancz / April 2014 )
Classics / Reissue
Women’s Fiction (Joint Winners)
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent; design by James Annal ( Picador / March 2014 )
Well done Jon Gray and Jamie Keenan for organizing the awards. All the shortlisted covers — selected by judges Mark Ecob, Yeti Lambregts, David Mann, Richard Ogle, Donna Payne, Rafi Romaya, Henry Steadman, Jim Stoddart, Rachel Vale, and Claire Ward — can be found on the ABCD website.