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Amazing redesigned book covers

Amazing redesigned book covers

Amazing redesigned book covers
30 September 2012

When is great design even better than usual? Well, when it's also for a great cause.

This awesome project pulled together 100 artists from 28 countries to create alternative book covers for some of the greatest books of all time. It's all to support the fight against illiteracy. We've selected 30 of our favourites to share with you below.

You can find the full list here, where you can also buy them.

The Brothers Karamazov (Fyodor Dostoevsky)

Designer: Ilya Donets

The Portrait Of A Lady (Henry James)

Designer: Sara Jaffer

Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde (Robert Louis Stevenson)

Designer: Sandra Monatf

Mrs Dalloway (Virginia Woolf)

Designer: Amy Blackwell

A Passage To India (EM Forster)

Designer: Patrick Latimer

Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)

Designer: Ian Caulkett

David Copperfield (Charles Dickens)

Designer: Jade Janssens & Hadewych Becuwe

Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)

Designer: Lara Crow

Anna Karenina (Leo Tolstoy)

Designer: Jennifer Collier

Alice In Wonderland (Lewis Carroll)

Designer: Tim Van Den Broeck

The Picture Of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)

Designer: Jans Dawn

The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)

Designer: Medhi Dewalle

Jude The Obscure (Thomas Hardy)

Designer: Susumu Fujimoto

Ulysses (James Joyce)

Designer: Brandon Bedaw

As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)

Designer: Emma Cook

The Great Gatsby (F Scott Fitzgerald )

Designer: Carol Reznor

The Big Sleep (Raymond Chandler)

Designer: Chad Lewis

The Plague (Albert Camus)

Designer: Seonaid MacKay

Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)

Designer: Stephen Krohn

One Hundred Years Of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)

Designer: Margarita Stchetinskaya

Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)

Designer: Yasmeen Ismail

To Kill A Mockingbird (Harper Lee)

Designer: Paul Boardman

Song Of Solomon (Toni Morrison)

Designer: Dimitri Sakelaropolus

Money (Martin Amis)

Designer: Blanca Gómez

The Artist Of The Floating World (Kazuo Ishiguro)

Designer: Paper Collective

LA Confidential (James Ellroy)

Designer: Liam Bushby

Atonement (Ian McEwan)

Designer: Laura Schillemans

If On A Winter's Night A Traveller (Italo Calvino)

Designer: Valentina Montagna

Jane Eyre (Charlotte Bronte)

Designer: Lauren Gentry

The BFG (Roald Dahl)

Designer: Inge Lavrijsen