Blood & Tinsel

design Letterbox | writer and collaborator Jim Sharman | publisher Melbourne University Press (Miegunyah Press)

Winner | abda Book Cover of the Year 2009

Blood & Tinsel – the grand and monumental memoir of Jim Sharman. Spanning some 60 years of theatre, film and opera productions, it tells the extraordinary stories of Sharman and his various collaborators in developing a unique flavour to Australian culture and taking it to the world. Designed in close consultation with the author, Blood & Tinsel features a surprise pictorial timeline in the inner cover as well as the blind-embossed and foiled casing.