Novel and typeset design for The Lumenots by Norbert Stewart. The story of the novel is based around a massive explosion over the skies of Siberia. Years later an object surfaces from the explosion which sets three groups after it.
The image design was taken from the description of one of the homes in the book. The design of the symbol is based off of the author’s description of what the lumenots are. I wanted the main focus of the novel to be the image of the house. The usage of the symbol draws the eye of the reader to the door of the house, as if it is welcoming the reader in