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5 of the Best Book Covers of 2014

The greatest book covers not only convey a sense of the words within, but they also stand alone as portable works of art. Here are 5 of our 2014 favorites.

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Best Book Covers: Penguin Drop Caps

Jessica Hische's collaboration with Penguin is a lovely nod to the printed word—and an unusual and intriguing twist to a personal project that got its start online.

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Early Chwast

It is always fun to look at the early work of great artists and designers. Here is Seymour Chwast from 1961 when he worked in linocut.

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19 of the Best Book Covers of 2014

We know, we know. You should never judge a book by its cover. But looking at this set, it's damn hard not to. Here are 19 of our 2014 favorites that are in stores or on the way.