The Best Book Covers of September 2018

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The Best Book Covers of September 2018

From Nicole Caputo’s eye-catching interpretation of Liveblog to David Gee’ minimalist take on Back to Black, the 10 book covers below deliver some of September’s best designs. Browse our top picks, and celebrate the designers and illustrators we love.

If you want to view even more stunning book covers, you can check out our gallery of the best covers of 2018 (so far). We also recommend visiting both Spine Magazine’s and The Casual Optimist’s websites, as they introduced us to many of our favorite designs this month.

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liveblog-min.png Liveblog by Megan Boyle

Designed by Nicole Caputo

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rabbit and robot cover-min.png Rabbit & Robot by Andrew Smith

Designed by Lucy Ruth Cummins; art by Mike Perry

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pride cover-min.png Pride by Ibi Zoboi

Designed and lettered by Jenna Stempel-Lobell; art by Billelis and T.S. Abe

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codex 1962-min.png Codex 1962 by Sjón

Designed by Rodrigo Corral

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smoke and mirrors cover-min.png Smoke and Mirrors by K.D. Halbrook

Designed by Karl James Mountford and Chloé Foglia

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back to black-min.png Back to Black by Kehinde Andrews

Designed by David Gee

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the infinite blacktop cover-min.png The Infinite Blacktop by Sara Gran

Designed by Alex Merto

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on the other side of freedom-min.png On the Other Side of Freedom by Deray McKesson

Designed by Matt Dorfman

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ordinary people cover-min.png Ordinary People by Diana Evans

Designed by Na Kim; art direction by Steve Attardo; art by Salmon Kushroo

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something great and beautiful cover-min.png Something Great and Beautiful by Enrico Pellegrini

Designed by Gray318

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