2015 Winners

                       (view full 2015 shortlist )

Brand / Series Identity

Winner

This is Series

Laurence King Publishing

Limited Edition and Fine Binding

Winner

Mr Kilburn’s Calicos

The Fleece Press

Self-Published Books

Winner

The Little Boy/Girl Who Lost His/Her Name

Lost My Name

Digitally Printed Books

Winner

Formation

Generation Press

Interactive Multimedia Books

Winner

Jurassic World

Carlton Books

Exhibition Catalogues

Winner

Jenny Saville: Oxyrhynchus

Pureprint Group

Photographic Books, Art / Architecture Monographs

Winner

Cathy

Little, Brown Book Group

Graphic Novels

Winner

The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace & Babbage

Penguin Press

Trade Illustrated

Winner

Stories in the Stars

Hutchinson, Penguin Random House

Lifestyle Illustrated

Winner

Dabbous: The Cookbook

Bloomsbury Publishing

Literature

Winner

The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym

The Folio Society

Primary, Secondary & Tertiary Education

Winner

This is Not a Maths Book

Ivy Press

Scholarly, Academic and Reference Books

Winner

The Herefordshire Pomona

The Folio Society

Children’s Trade

Winner

The Imaginary

Bloomsbury Publishing

Best Jacket / Cover Design

Winner

Madness in Civilization

Thames & Hudson

Best Student Book

Winner

Four Parts Sand/One Part Cement

Thomas Lynes, Norwich University of the Arts

Best British Book

Winner

Jon Bannenberg – A Life of Design

et al design consultants

Book of the Year

Winner

The Imaginary

Bloomsbury Publishing

 

The 2015 British Book Design and Production Awards Shortlist

Brand / Series Identity

The Mindfulness Series – Ivy Press
This is Series – Laurence King Publishing
Classics Unfolded – Quarto Publishing
Do Books – The Do Book Company
Six-Piece Bruce Chatwin Book Set – Vintage Classics

Limited Edition & Fine Binding

Waterloo Anthology – Exemplary Edition – Extraordinary Editions
Songs of Presence – Inspiral Design
Mr Kilburn’s Calicos- The Fleece Press

Self – Published Books

Fur Coat, No Knickers – C.B. Martin
A Cycling Lexicon – Carter Wong Design
Footwear 1730-1950 – Empress Litho
The Little Boy/Girl Who Lost His/Her Name – Lost My Name
Black Country Allotment Society – Multistory

Digitally Printed Books

The Mellier – DG3/Moore Print
Waterloo Anthology – Commemorative Edition – Extraordinary Editions
Formation – Generation Press
The Dashboard Volume 1 – Hurtwood Press
Le Theatre Graphique – Hurtwood Press

Interactive Multimedia Book

TransPlant Rail Engineering Services – Delivering the Underground –DG3
Jurassic World – Carlton Publishing
Freaked Out – Independent Thinking Press
One Direction: Who We Are – RE:Systems

Exhibition Catalogues

Every Object Tells a Story – Albe De Coker
Marks of Genius – Bodleian Library Publishing
Treasured Trees – Kew Publishing
Jenny Saville:Oxyrhynchus – Pureprint Group
Barbara Hepworth – Tate Publishing
BJORK: Archives – Thames & Hudson
Alexander McQueen – V&A Publishing

Photographic Books, Art / Architecture Monographs

Scots Jews – Bloomsbury Publishing
Arc of the Gurkha: From Nepal to the British Army – Elliott & Thompson
Unseen Waterloo: A Conflict Revisited – et al Design Consultants
Skate Girls of Kabul – Grade Design
Cathy – Little, Brown Book Group
Magnum Contact Sheets – Thames & Hudson

Graphic Novels

Supercrash – Myriad Editions
The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace & Babbage – Penguin Press
Woody Guthrie and the Dust Bowl Ballads – Penguin Random House

Trade Illustrated

The Art of Smallfilms – Four Corners Books
The Wisdom of Trees – Head of Zeus
Remembered for a While Special Edition – Hodder & Stoughton
Ladies of Letterpress – Ivy Press
Alan Kitching’s A-Z of Letterpress – Laurence King Publishing
The Nursery Alice – Pan Macmillan
Stories in the Stars – PRH – Hutchinson

Lifestyle Illustrated

Dabbous: The Cookbook – Bloomsbury Publishing
New Feast – Hardie Grant
The Domestic Alchemist – Ivy Press
ClothBound – Murdoch Books
Organum – Murdoch Books
The Naked Diet – Quadrille

Literature

Rembrandt’s Mirror – Atlantic Books
The Looking Glass House – Atlantic Books
The Strange Library – PRH – Harvill Secker
Book of Numbers – PRH – Harvill Secker
Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself – Penguin Random House
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym – The Folio Society

Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Education

Don’t Change the Light Bulbs – Crown House Publishing
This is Not a Maths Book – Ivy Press
Maths No Problem! Singapore Maths Textbook – Maths – No Problem!
Edexcel GCSE Maths Higher – Oxford University Press
How Things Works – Thames & Hudson
Women Artists – Thames & Hudson

Scholarly, Academic and Reference Books

Design Genius – Bloomsbury Publishing
Word Drops: A Sprinkling of Linguistic Curiosities – Elliott & Thompson
Comprehensive Atlas of the World – HarperCollins
Collins English Paper Dictionary & Thesaurus 5th Edition – HarperCollins
Makkah to Madinah, a Photographic Journey of The Hijrah Route – Inspiral Design
The Herefordshire Pomona – The Folio Society

Children’s Trade

The Imaginary – Bloomsbury Publishing
The Sleeper and The Spindle – Bloomsbury Publishing
A Child’s Christmas in Wales – Hachette Children’s Group
Polly and the Puffin – Hachette Children’s Group
Once upon an Alphabet – HarperCollins
Paul Smith for Richard Scarry’s Cars and Trucks And Things That Go – HarperCollins
There’s a Bear on My Chair – Nosy Crow
The Box of Demons – Pan Macmillan
Animal Rescue – Patrick George
Grandma’s House – Tate Publishing
Animalium – Templar Publishing

Best Jacket / Cover Design

The Book of Strange New Things – Canongate Books
Plenty More – Ebury Publishing
Breakfast: Morning, Noon & Night – Hardie Grant
ClothBound – Murdoch Books
Egg – Orion Publishing Group
The Evening Chorus – Serpent’s Tail
Madness in Civilization – Thames & Hudson

Best Student Book

Necessary Conditions of Being Human – Yi Ling Chan, University of the West of England
Four Parts Sand/One Part Cement – Thomas Lynes, Norwich University of the Arts
The Dreamers – Louis Kerchof, University of the West of England
Layers Like An Onion – Samanatha Kitchener, University of Brighton
Die, Yuppie Scum – Yee Poon, University of the West of England

Best British Book

The Mellier – DG3/Moore Print
Debrett’s Handbook – Debretts
Jon Bannenberg – A Life of Design – et al Design Consultants
Waterloo Anthology –  Commemorative Edition – Extraordinary Editions
Helping Britain Prosper 1765-2015 – Pureprint Group