This year again, the well renowned New-York Times has release his selection of 2016 best books covers. This classification appears as a tribute to these real designed illustrations reflecting the book content and impacting the readers’ choices. 12 accurate visuals, selected by the art director of The New York Times Book Review, Matt Willey, are to discover bellow.

“The Bed Moved” by Rebecca Schiff – Designed by Janet Hansen – Publisher: Knopf


“Moonglow” by Michael Chabon – Designed by Adalis Martinez – Publisher: Harper/HarperCollins Publishers



“The Mothers” by Brit Bennett – Designed by Rachel Willey – Publisher: Riverhead Books


“How to See” by David Salle – Designed by Peter Mendelsund – Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company


“On Trails” by Robert Moor – Designed by Jim Tierney – Publisher: Simon & Schuster


“Cannibals in Love” by Mike Roberts – Designed by Na Kim – Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux


“Private Novelist” by Nell Zink – Designed by Sara Wood, Art by Evgenia Loli – Publisher: Ecco



“The Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead – Designed by Oliver Munday – Publisher: Doubleday



“Against Everything” by Mark Greif – Designed by Kelly Blair – Publisher: Pantheon



“But What If We’re Wrong?” by Chuck Klosterman – Designed by Paul Sahre – Publisher: Blue Rider Press



“The Hideous Hidden” by Sylvia Legris – Designed by Erik Carter – Publisher: New Directions



“Beautiful Gravity” by Martin Hyatt – Designed by John Gall – Publisher: Antibookclub