Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jack Davis  

Pen Name: None


Born: in Cincinnati, Ohio

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Illinois Connection

Davis lives and works in Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jack Davis is a graphic artist and book cover designer who earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has designed book covers for different publishers including: Mayhaven, Human Kinetics, University of Illinois Press and McGaw-Hill.

Published Works

    Book Cover Designer for the following:
  • Crossover Dribble, Mayhaven Publishing, 2007 - written by PJ Farris
  • Lincoln's Better Angel, Mayhaven Publishing, 2007 - written by David Selby
  • Keep and Bear Arms, Mayhaven Publishing, 2008

Selected Titles At Your Library

Crossover dribble /
ISBN: 1932278435. OCLC Number:

Mayhaven Pub.,. Mahomet, IL :. ©2007.

"Strong male characters lead the reader quickly into thirteen-year-old Joe's choices, decisions, and mistakes as he moves through life's surprises and disappointments in corn fileds, cow pastures, pig pens, and on a gravel basketball court."--Back cover.

Lincoln's better angel /
ISBN: 1932278273. OCLC Number:

Mayhaven Pub.,. Mahomet, IL :. ©2007.

Keep and bear arms :
ISBN: 1932278419. OCLC Number:

Mayhaven Pub.,. Mahomet, Ill. :. 2008.

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