The Pale King & The Four Fingers of Death Win Type Director’s Club Design Awards

February 23, 2011

in Book Awards & Prizes,News Flash

Little, Brown designers win TWO awards in the TDC57 annual competition for 2011! The Type Director’s Club is the leading international organization whose purpose is to support excellence in typography, both in print and on screen.

The Pale King (International)
David Foster Wallace

Trade Paperback — C
9780316178327  $16
Coming in international C-Format April 15, 2011
Open Market

David Foster Wallace‘s final and most ambitious undertaking—an audacious and hilarious look into the abyss of ordinary life.  Set in the oppressive fluorescent glow of a tax-return processing center. THE PALE KING is a novel that confronts one of the greatest challenges of life and art: the ordinary, familiar, soul-dampening routine of the everyday.  Wallace illuminates timeless questions with a humanity and humor that was uniquely his. Although incomplete, THE PALE KING is nonetheless profound, deeply moving, and a novel for the ages.

The Four Fingers of Death: A Novel
Rick Moody

Trade Paperback
9780316118934  $15.99
Coming in trade paperback July 13, 2011
Open Market

Rick Moody‘s masterful new novel THE FOUR FINGERS OF DEATH vividly imagines a lowdown, darkly comic future, as inspired by a drive-in movie classic where Montese Crandall a downtrodden writer whose rare collection of baseball cards won’t sustain him, financially or emotionally, through the grave illness of his wife finds himself rewriting the 1963 horror film, ‘The Crawling Hand.’  Now

Comments on this entry are closed.

Previous post:

Next post: