Some IFOA 2016 Book Covers We Love

We love book design at the IFOA! Here are just some of the great covers from this year’s library:

The never-ending news cover of Fauxccasional Poems:

Scott Tysdal, Fauxccasional Poems

 

Nina Bunjevac’s gorgeous illustrations for Fatherland:

Bunjevac, Fatherland

 

A Long Watch‘s gentle ocean:

Galappatti, A Long Watch

 

The beautiful profile on The Pain Tree:

Senior, The Pain Tree Cover

 

Fire‘s historical woodcut-inspired graphics:

Humphreys, Fire

 

The torn-paper landscapes of The High Mountains of Portugal, dotted with characters:

Martel, The High Mountains of Portugal

 

 

The Naturalist‘s combination of new and old scientific images and notes:

York, The Naturalist

 

The tempestuous graphics of Hag-Seed:

Atwood, HagSeed

 

The vivid colouring of The Little Communist Who Never Smiled:

Lafon, The Little Communist Who Never Smiled

 

Wild Rose‘s gentle ombre:

Butala, Wild Rose

 

The hungry goose on the cover of A Number of Things:

Urquhart, NumberofThings

 

The dark highway of I’m Thinking of Ending Things:

Reid, Im Thinking of Ending Things

 

The nightlights of Bright, Precious Days:

McInerney, Bright Precious Days

Stay tuned for these and many other attractive covers at the 37th edition of the International Festival of Authors, coming to Harbourfront Centre from October 20th-30th!