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    Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse is a novel that I studied at university and remains one of my most beloved books. For this cover I focused o… Read More
    Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse is a novel that I studied at university and remains one of my most beloved books. For this cover I focused on Woolf's use of square brackets to convey important pieces of information in the middle section 'Time Passes.' By placing the name of the author (arguably the most important piece of information) in brackets the link is subtly made to those moments in the book. The line that connects the lighthouse illustration to the 'To the' on the back cover represents the passage of time that is a central theme in the novel. Read Less
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Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse is a novel that I studied at university and remains one of my most beloved books.
 
For this cover I focused on Woolf's use of square brackets to convey important pieces of information in the middle section 'Time Passes.' By placing the name of the author (arguably the most important piece of information) in brackets the link is subtly made to those moments in the book. The line that connects the lighthouse illustration to the 'To the' on the back cover represents the passage of time that is a central theme in the novel.