BOOKS

BOOKS ARE A LIFEBLOOD OF CULTURAL EXPRESSION

We are a multi-faceted design company bringing creative solutions to you. We specialize in complicated books — books heavily illustrated with world class photography, historical ephemera, whimsical illustrations, and more. Books that are informative, educational, inspiring and beautiful. Take a look at some of our books in process, and a few of our published books.

Book Concept & Development Services: Here are a few of our current books in process, and prepped for sale. Each title is a fully developed concept with design direction, and some have comprehensive manuscripts and/or visual assets ready to go.

Say It Loud! The Soul Power of James Brown book, three interior bold spreads showing historical photos of James Brown
Say It Loud! The Soul Power of James Brown book, propped up book showing front cover of historical photo of James Brown
Race Music: When Rhythm Met The Blues book, two books: one closed book of showing front cover, one open interior spread showing chapter heading and historical photo of Ray Charles
Collection of three books propped up to show front covers, Race Music: When Rhythm Met The Blues book, Black Gospel: Spirituals to Soul book, Country Music: Three Chords & the Truth book
Calypso - Harry Belafonte & the Mad Fad from Trinidad book, two books: closed book of front cover, historical photo, open book of interior spread
Elektra Records: The Art of the LP book, two books: closed book of front cover showing iconic album covers and Elektra logos, open interior spread of chapter one Before the Beginning

Published Books: These books have all been published. Some of the publishers we’ve worked with over the years are W. W. Norton & Company, Workman Publishing, Stuart Tabori & Chang, Sierra Club Books, Sunset Books, Adirondack Life, Charlesbridge Publishing, and Billboard Books. In addition we’ve designed and produced a number of vanity books and many special project titles for celebrations and other special events.

Heart & Soul - A Celebration of Black Music Style in America 1930-1975 book, two books: closed book showing bold front cover, open interior spread of chapter 1 roots
Celebrating 20 Years Echo, Leahy Center For Lake Champlain book, stack of three books slightly fanned out, front cover, mother and child at museum pointing at fish
Celebrating 20 Years Echo, Leahy Center For Lake Champlain book, two interior spreads, top: little girl with fun glasses with Foreword copy, bottom: The Waterfront chapter with historical photos of Lake Champlain Waterfront
A Celebration of America's Most Historic Lake - Lake Champlain - an illustrated history book, two books: closed book of front cover slightly on top of open interior spread of Towns Along The Lake chapter
Mexican Color book, right: book cover showing bold colors of red and yellow, left: interior spread of Colonial Architecture
Ice Cream Including Great Moments in Ice Cream History by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, two book: front cover illustration on top of open interior spread about making ice cream
Ice Cream Including Great Moments in Ice Cream History by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, bold illustration of various foods entitled Flavor? Flavor? What Kind of Flavor?
Ice Cream Including Great Moments in Ice Cream History by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, bold illustration of the various parts of a historical ice cream maker
Cow by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, front cover illustration
Cow by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, interior spread of illustrations showing various species of cows and where they are originally from
Pig by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, two books: front cover illustration on top of interior spread of title page illustration
Pig by Jules Older & Illustrated by Lyn Severance book, Children's book, interior spread showing various drawings of pigs showing various physical features as well as living habitats.
Outside Adventure Travel books, a collection of four books fanned out entitled; Trekking, Skiing and Boarding, Sea Kayaking, and Fly Fishing
Outside Adventure Travel: Trekking book, two interior spreads, top: The Haute Route chapter, bottom: Gokyo & Everest Base Camp chapter
Lowe's Complete Landscaping book, book cover along with book open to a spread entitled tropical flair
Wetlands The Web of Life book, by Paul Rezendes and Paulette Roy, stack of three books slightly fanned out displaying book cover
A Celebration of Vermont Printers 1904-2004, historical book of Vermont printers, front cover, back cover of historical printing press
A Celebration of Vermont Printers 1904-2004 book, multiple spreads showing historical photography of printers in Vermont
Left side of image: Trailside Make Your Own Adventure Guide Books, retail shelf showcasing books, Hiking & Backpacking, Kayaking, Bicycling, Right side of image: Trailside Guide books, Group of six book covers, Canoeing, Scuba Diving, Parents' Guide to Hiking & Camping, Cross-Country Skiing, Rocking Climbing, Snowshoeing
Trailside Make Your Own Adventure Guide Books, retail shelf showcasing books, Hiking & Backpacking, Kayaking, Bicycling
Trailside Guide books, Group of six book covers, Canoeing, Scuba Diving, Parents' Guide to Hiking & Camping, Cross-Country Skiing, Rocking Climbing, Snowshoeing