Penguin Books has acquired the rights to publish the complete works of Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck and is issuing a redesigned set of six of his best-selling titles on 26 April. Covers for Of Mice and Men, The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, The Pearl, The Red Pony and Cannery Row are designed by Jonny Hannah, inspired by elements of each novel. Steinbeck’s novel The Pearl features illustrations by JosÃ© Clemente Orozco.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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