The 9 Best Alternative Book Covers

August 6, 2014, Article by Ben Willis in Books

With so many designers now sinking their teeth into redesigns of their favourite books, we’ve picked out 9 of the best alternative book covers for your viewing pleasure. From Chuck Palahniuk to Neil Gaiman, Gulliver’s Travels to Hunger Games – let us know which ones are your favourites:


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The full list of 9 best alternative book covers:

1. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins – Designed by unknown

2. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger – Designed by Beth Elaine Austin 

3. An Abundance of Katherines by John Green – Designed by The Book Covers Project

4. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K. Rowling – Designed by M. S. Corley

5. Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson – Designed by Jason Edmiston

6. Fragile Things by Neil Gaiman – Designed by The Book Covers Project 

7. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller – Designed by Ian Caulkett

8. Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk – Designed by Kevin Tong 

9. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift – Designed by Rowan Stocks-Moore