Janet Hansen is a senior designer at New York book publisher Alfred A. Knopf. She also collaborates with clients including The New York Times, Farrar Straus & Giroux, New Directions, Buzzfeed, and Plan Architecture. Her work has been recognized by AIGA, It's Nice That, The Type Directors Club, and The New York Times. She currently lives in a little old house in Montclair, New Jersey with her husband and two whippets.
Lithub: The Trouble with Designing a Book When Its Author is in Jail
AIGA: The Book Cover Designer We Almost Lost to Professional Gymnastics
Artsy: Meet the Designers Behind Your Favorite Book Covers
City Like You
It's Nice That: A Chat About Narrative and Design
Be My Cover Exhibition: Strand Bookstore
It's Nice That: My Favorite Design Books
Book covers photographed by George Baier IV.