Shortlist

Young Adult

asking-for-it

Designed by Leo Nickolls

Birdy

Designed by Nathan Burton

killingthedead1

Designed by Helen Crawford-White

LifeOnTheRefrigeratorDoorYA

Designed by Nathan Burton

Me-Being-Me-is-Exactly-as

Designed by Sinem Erkas

WINNER
night-owls

Designed by Ceara Elliot
Type by Martina Flor

SciFi/Fantasy

a-man-lies-dreaming

Designed by James Annal

Speak

Designed by Mike Topping

The_Heart_Goes_Last

Designed by Nathan Burton

WINNER
The_Trees___Dave_Mann

Designed by Dave Mann

The_War_Against_The_Assholes___Jack_Smyth

Designed by Jack Smyth

True_Names___Bravery___La_Boca

Designed by Richard Bravery & La Boca

Non-fiction

Marcus_Coates___Fraser_Muggeridge_studio

Designed by Fraser Muggeridge Studio

My_Father_the_Pornographer___Jamie_Keenan

Designed by Jamie Keenan

Playing_the_Bass_with_Three_Left_Hands___Luke_Bird

Design by Luke Bird

Raptor___Jo_Walker

Designed Jo Walker

Genius_of_Birds___Jack_Smyth

Designed by Jack Smyth

WINNER
The_Good_Immigrant__James_Jones

Designed by James Jones

The_Joy_of_Quiz___Tom_Etherington

Designed by Tom Etherington

The_Secret_Lives_of_Colour___James_Edgar_design

Designed by James Edgar

The_Story_of_Sex___Matthew_Young_i_Laetitia_Coryn_

Designed by Matthew Young
Illustrated by Laetitia Coryn

The_Voices_Within___Harry_Haysom

Designed by Harry Haysom

Weak_Messages___David_Shrigley

Designed by David Shrigley

White_Mountain___Harry_Haysom

Designed by Harry Haysom

Series Design

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Australia_Trilogy_01 Australia_Trilogy_02 Australia_Trilogy_03

Designed by 12 Orchards

Great-Northern Missee-Lee Secret-Water The-Big-Six The-Picts-And-The-Martyrs We-Didnt-Mean-To-Go-To-Sea The-Big-Six The-Picts-And-The-Martyrs We-Didnt-Mean-To-Go-To-Sea

Designed by Matthew Young

40-Sonnets_Faber-Members Ariel_Faber-Members Cover-Her-Face_Faber Members Samuel_Taylor_Coleridge Thomas_Hardy William_Wordsworth

Designed by Eleanor Crow
illustrated by Glenn Tomkinson, Neil Bousfield, Melvyn Evans, Angela Harding, Ed Kluz & Andy Lovell

HORROR_STORIES_packshot THE_WORLD_IN_WINTER_packshot TRUE_NAMES_packshot WAR_FOR_THE_OAKS_packshot WE_WHO_ARE_ABOUT_TO_packshot

Designed by Richard Bravery & La Boca

Aerodrome Brave_new_world Herland Slapstick_or_lonesome_no_more the_Foundation_Pit The_Handmaids_Tale The_Plot_against_America Vermillion_sands We

Designed by Vintage Design Team

A_Room_of_One's_own Mrs_Dalloway Orlando The_Waves The_years To_the_Lighthouse

Designed by Suzanee Dean
Illustrated by Aino-Maija Metsola

WINNER

Classic / Reissue

1917___David_Pearson

Designed by David Pearson

Cold_Skin___Christopher_Gale

Designed by Christopher Gale

Infinite_Jest___Jon_Gray

Designed by Jon Gray

Some_Rain_Must_Fall___d_Rafi_Romaya_i_Yehrin_Tong

Designed by Rafi Romaya
Illustrated by Yehrin Tong

The_Birds___Jamie_Keenan

Designed by Jamie Keenan

WINNER
The_Woman_In_Black___Jamie_Clarke

Designed by Jamie Clarke

Childrens

shh-we-have-a-plan

Art Directed by Deirdre McDermott
Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers & Sam Winston

shh-we-have-a-plan

Art directed by Winsome d’Abreu
Designed & Illustrated by Katie Scott

Brilliant

Designed by Nicola Price
Illustrated by Carnovsky

the-eye-of-the-wolf

Designed by Genevieve Webster & Olivia Cook
Illustrated by Faye Hanson

tigers-heart

Designed and Illustrated by Rob Biddulph

WarHorse_WWICentenaryEdition

Designed by Goldy Broad
Art directed by Anna Billson
Illustrated by Sophy Henn

The-Fox-and-the-Star

Designed by Helen Crawford-White

tigers-heart

Designed by Dominica Clements
Art directed by Anna Billson
Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

WINNER
tigers-heart

Designed by Leo Nickolls

WarHorse_WWICentenaryEdition

Designed by Liz Catchpole

The-Fox-and-the-Star

Designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith

tigers-heart

Designed by Zoé Tucker
Illustrated by Lizzy Stewart

Women's Fiction

All_This_Has_Nothing_To_Do_With_Me___Justine_Anweiler

Designed by Justine Anweiler

Lover___Neil_Lang

Designed by Neil Lang

The_Vanishing_Futurist___La_Boca

Designed by La Boca

Three_Daughters_Of_Eve___Gill_Heeley

Designed by Gill Heeley

Umami___Anna_Morrison

Designed by Anna Morrison

Vinegar_Girl___Kris_Potter

Designed by Kris Potter

WINNER

Literary Fiction

Beast_MarkEcobiAlanRogerson

Designed by Mark Ecob
Illustrated by Alan Rogerson

Hagseed_dMattBroughtoniVladimirZimakov

Designed by Matt Broughton
Illustrated by Vladimir Zimakov

nicotine_JulianHumphries

Designed by Julian Humphries

Superabundance_JamieKeenan

Designed by Jamie Keenan

SwingTime_JonGray

Designed by Jon Gray

TheStartofSomething_SuzanneDean

Designed by Suzanne Dean
Illustrated by Marion de Man

WINNER

Crime / Thriller

Dark_Town___Craig_Fraser

Designed by Craig Fraser

Hex___d_Anna_Woodbine_i_Leo_Nickolls

Designed by Anna Woodbine
Illustrated by Leo Nickolls

Maestra___Blacksheep

Designed by Blacksheep

WINNER
The_Hatching___Blacksheep

Designed by Blacksheep

NightWalker___Mark_Swan

Designed by Mark Swan

Wake___Ceara_Elliot

Designed by Ceara Elliot

Mass Market

A_Boy_Made_of_Blocks___Jack_Smyth

Designed by Jack Smyth

Fates_and_Furies___Melissa_Four

Designed by Melissa Four

Girls_On_Fire___Jack_Smyth

Designed by Jack Smyth

WINNER
Motherland___Andrew_Smith

Designed by Andrew Smith

Not_Working___Jo_Thomson

Designed by Jo Thomson

To_The_Bright_Edge_Of_The_World___Patrick_Insole_

Designed by Patrick Insole

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