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A Manual for Cleaning Women, Book cover design

A Manual for Cleaning Women, Book cover design

A Manual for Cleaning Women, Book cover design

A Manual for Cleaning Women, Book cover design

Book jacket design for Lucia Berlin’s A Manual for Cleaning Women. Berlin’s short stories examine everyday women confronting extraordinary circumstances. The key on the front cover emphasizes Berlin’s raw and poignant voice—it champions the protagonists’ collective wit, moxie, and pragmatism.
FEATURES: New York Times Book Review, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Paris Review, and Ice Cream Books

DESIGN
: Colleen Griffiths
CREATIVE DIRECTION: Rodrigo Corral
PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Book jacket design for Lucia Berlin’s A Manual for Cleaning Women. Berlin’s short stories examine everyday women confronting extraordinary circumstances. The key on the front cover emphasizes Berlin’s raw and poignant voice—it champions the protagonists’ collective wit, moxie, and pragmatism.
FEATURES: New York Times Book Review, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Paris Review, and Ice Cream Books
DESIGN: Colleen Griffiths
CREATIVE DIRECTION: Rodrigo Corral
PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Book jacket design for Lucia Berlin’s A Manual for Cleaning Women. Berlin’s short stories examine everyday women confronting extraordinary circumstances. The key on the front cover emphasizes Berlin’s raw and poignant voice—it champions the protagonists’ collective wit, moxie, and pragmatism.
FEATURES: New York Times Book Review, NPR's Fresh Air, The Paris Review, and Ice Cream Books
DESIGN: Colleen Griffiths
CREATIVE DIRECTION: Rodrigo Corral
PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Book jacket design for Lucia Berlin’s A Manual for Cleaning Women. Berlin’s short stories examine everyday women confronting extraordinary circumstances. The key on the front cover emphasizes Berlin’s raw and poignant voice—it champions the protagonists’ collective wit, moxie, and pragmatism.
FEATURES: New York Times Book Review, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Paris Review, and Ice Cream Books
DESIGN: Colleen Griffiths
CREATIVE DIRECTION: Rodrigo Corral
PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Book jacket design for Lucia Berlin’s A Manual for Cleaning Women. Berlin’s short stories examine everyday women confronting extraordinary circumstances. The key on the front cover emphasizes Berlin’s raw and poignant voice—it champions the protagonists’ collective wit, moxie, and pragmatism.
FEATURES: New York Times Book Review, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Paris Review, and Ice Cream Books
DESIGN: Colleen Griffiths
CREATIVE DIRECTION: Rodrigo Corral
PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
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