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Penguin

A book cover design for a competition set by Penguin. The brief asked for an original and modern take on the classic crime novel by Raymond Chandler.

Here, the oil-slick patterned droplet is used to symbolise many aspects of the novel, where liquid is a continuous and powerful theme – rain, blood and oil.