Very cool - Congrats to Erin Morgenstern and Doubleday!
Last Tuesday at The New York Book Show, Knopf, Doubleday, and Pantheon imprints won awards in various production and design categories.
For General Trade:
1st place Book in General Fiction: The Night Circus
Judges said: Gorgeous! Stunning! So beautiful! Thorough package and well thought out from the case to the ends to the overall design, both inside and out.
2nd place Book in General Fiction: 1Q84
Judges said: Design reflects content of book. See-through jacket and cover design are intriguing. Innovative, readable.
Merit Award Book in Poetry: The Hunger Moon
Judges said: Classic but still unique design. Beautiful composition.
I love it when our design and production departments get some recognition.