The Millstone

Cover design for Margaret Drabble's novel The Millstone. A celebration of the drama and intensity of the mother-child relationship, published as a Penguin Essential for the first time.

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CLIENT: Penguin Random House

AD: Gill Heeley

20 Years of Penguin Essentials

The design was featured in the exhibition at Ditchling Museum of Art & Craft curated by Penguin's Art Director John Hamilton featuring 100 handpicked covers celebrating 20 years since the Essentials launched.

photos: Sam Moore / Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft⠀