1848. The start of Ireland’s Great Famine where the vast majority of the population are dispossessed, starving and dying in great numbers.
The young and beautiful Mary McGrath must leave her ailing grandfather to work for distant wealthy relatives in London, where she is cruelly enslaved, abused and raped. But her tormentors have not counted on Mary’s iron will and her determination to find happiness and love.
Mango Tree Media were commisioned to create the concept for this book jacket. We read the book and portrayed the story in visual context. We then rolled out the branding to signage, bookmarks, posters, point of sale, web design etc.
Gary Sold out of his first two print runs, obtained discussions with penguin publishers and is currently negotiating a possible TV Series based on the book.