Behind The Pines - Lauren J. Brown
A beautiful story around the theme of hope and redemption.
The character holds a heavy secret, looks for ways to escape the pain and find healing in his life.
The Summer of Crud - Jonathan LaPoma
A dark story about a graduating college kid's struggle between facing the world and his music dream.
I have the grey tone land as the mental illness and struggling, and all the colors stuck inside the figure as the potential creative energy.
Many Sages, One Tao - Douglas James Joyce
An interpretation of Tao Te Ching with connections to Western philosophy and culture.
I approach to this philosophy classic in an abstract way, and did little abstract spots for each verses, 81 verses in total.
A Case of Identity - Arthur Conan Doyle
A book cover practice for one of the Sherlock adventure stories.
I faded out the two mysterious male characters, and leave the female client the only clear figure.
The Short Seller (Translated version published in Taiwan) - Elissa Brent Weissman
A finance story for the young readers, about a little girl learning and playing in the stock market.
It was challenging because much more text were asked to be put on the cover compared with a normal English book.