In celebration of the release of the new Great Gatsby movie today we want to share with you these beautiful F. Scott Fitzgerald book covers, designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith.  

In this recent interview by Gestalten, Coralie Bickford-Smith talks about the process of book design and the significant role of research, how she got struck by the book of love at a very early age, and why the best in book design is yet to come. As an in-house designer of Penguin Books, she creates incredible designs for popular book series that have attracted worldwide attention. Working with sumptuous materials and Victorian binding, she has infused classic book covers with modern inspiration. Check out the interview here