What If the Hunger Games Novel Had a Self-Published Cover?

The Hunger Games series of books by Suzanne Collins (published by Scholastic Press) feature unique covers with a distinctive typeface and well-designed icons. But what if Ms. Collins decided to self publish instead? And what if she skipped the professional cover designer and decided to get busy with Photoshop?

Here’s what we think she might have come up with—complete with free stock photography (squished to fit), self-pub-fave typefaces, err— “fonts” (Papyrus and Bleeding Cowboys), bad kerning, and inexplicable spooky eyes.

Is this better than the original? Let us know.

Credits: Design by Trixie @ Shelfbuzz.com. Photos by vierdrie and mrsmas (stock.xchng).

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