Stars and Smoke by Marie Lu

Illustration and lettering

Cover for a young adult spy thriller described as The Hating Game meets Mission: Impossible. A pop star is recruited to become a secret agent and is paired with a reluctant young spy. Romance ensues!

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Client: Macmillan
AD: Aurora Parlagreco

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All art © Jessica Cruickshank unless otherwise credited.

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