Design Matters

Today I’m over at Nik Perring’s blog talking about designing a paperback – inside and out. It’s a fairly brief overview of the whole process  but it looks as if the image of my title page, which is referred to, has either got lost or just not worked on the blog, so here’s what it looks like. I … Continue reading Design Matters

Small but perfectly formed

An interesting coincidence this week – or was it? On Wednesday, thanks to Twitter I picked up an interesting post on Vanessa Gebbie’s blog about the visual impact of fiction, i.e. how layout and typography influence our perception (and enjoyment) of what we read.  This works at different levels, from the appearance of the page – ratio of white … Continue reading Small but perfectly formed