runstatJ got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Feel-Good Novel for Young Adults/Adults
Check out runstatJ's Book cover contest…
Skins of Lightning
P. J. Christman
When his dad died prematurely of a heart attack, Paul (P. J.) Christman began to run. This led him eventually to publish and edit Running Stats, a periodical of long-distance running. His careers include a stint in San Francisco international banking, mailman to video tape editor at NBC Burbank, substitute teaching, and Santa Fe elementary school librarian. He is a voracious reader and has written ten novels. His 1981 novel predicting a sub-two-hour marathon, The Purple Runner, is considered a cult book. He is a member of the Colorado Running and Illinois Striders Halls of Fame. Christman resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico
A substitute teacher and former runner inspires his sixth-grade class of underprivileged students in Santa Fe. He starts girls’ and boys’ cross-country teams to develop motivation and discipline that will apply to the classroom. Readers will discover a feel-good ending in a climactic middle-school race.
Young adult (YA) and adults
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It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
runstatJ collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
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And then… they selected a winner!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
We think contests are a super fun way to get design.
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