Produced for Anwen Hooson and Maura Brickell at Riot Communications (riotcommunications.com) as part of their Waterstones 11 campaign.
All the book covers featured in the video were designed in-house by the various publishers. We took their original artwork and animated different elements to bring them to life. The music is 'So You're a Writer' by 6-Day Riot (6dayriot.co.uk).
About the Campaign
Waterstones 11 (waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/pages/waterstones-eleven/2272/) is a campaign designed to uncover and champion the very best in debut fiction for the year ahead. In this, the second initiative of its kind, Waterstones present 11 truly incredible new writers whose debut novels will be published in the UK in English in 2012.
The Waterstones 11 for 2012 are:
Jenni Fagan The Panopticon
Patrick Flanery: Absolution
Frances Greenslade: Shelter
Chad Harbach: The Art of Fielding
Eowyn Ivey: The Snow Child
Rachel Joyce: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
Grace McCleen: The Land of Decoration
Anna Raverat: Signs of Life
Charlotte Rogan: The Lifeboat
Karen Thompson Walker: The Age of Miracles
Will Wiles: Care of Wooden Floors