Dawning Graphic Design
Dawning Graphic Design

The Great Gatsby

book design

The Great Gatsby is a classic book based in the 1920’s is full of glamour, extravagance and parties, but underneath it all is great turmoil. This redesign is for a special limited edition for the 100th anniversary since the first edition of The Great Gatsby.

The Book

The case opens up to a hardback book with a cover inspired by the green light that shines from the end of Gatsby's love's dock across the water representing his hope, love, and longing for Daisy.

Front and back cover of The Great Gatsby using art deco
  • Open book with Chapter 7 opener example
  • Open book with running text spread