15 new cover designs for children's classics

Getting the balance right between traditional and modern when designing new covers for classic books is a tough ask.

You need to strike the right balance between respecting the heritage of stories loved by previous generations of children and parents, and making the books look modern and attractive to today's youngsters. Here, designers from Vintage Books present 15 new covers designed for the recently launched Vintage Children’s Classics series, and explain the thinking behind them. Do you think they hit the mark?

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