I Am Not Mute by Sonya Shatalova

Overview   Process  

Task: to design a book.

I Am Not Mute is a collection of poems, tales, aphorisms and other works by Sonya Shatalova, an autistic girl who cannot communicate with people in conventional ways but has a unique talent of expressing her thoughts and feelings on paper. The text matter, endpaper pattern and the cover were designed and typeset at the studio.

The cover
I want to be yours

I Am Not Mute (In Russian)

Online price:  6.02  $
  ≈ 5  €
  ≈ 399  руб.

Release date: July 14 2015


art director
Artemy Lebedev
chief typesetter
Iskander Mukhamadeev
Olga Bazilevich
Yana Moskalyuk
project manager
Yulia Figlovskaya
Typefaces: Fly and Bingley
Title opening

Each section starts with a watercolor by the author

Opening with poems

Opening with aphoristic word definitions

The endpaper

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