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8 Book Covers Redesigned By Street Artists

Classic novels given a gritty makeover.

As part of the Penguin Street Art Series, ten street artists were asked to redesign classic Penguin covers. Here are 8 of the best.

1. Armadillo, William Boyd: Yok

2. What A Carve Up!, Jonathan Coe (DAIN)

3. Americana, Don DeLillo (Dr Henry Jekyll)

4. The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner, Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Jimmy Turrell)

5. 1984, George Orwell (Shepard Fairey)

6. Animal Farm, George Orwell (Shepard Fairey)

7. The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Moshin Hamid (Mittenimwald)

8. And The Ass Saw The Angel, Nick Cave (ROA)

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
 
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