A Book Cover

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About 2 months ago, my Dad’s friend, Bill Paterson asked me to design a cover for his novel, “Eye of the Needle.” Its a science fiction story in which a space elevator is being built and order to build it a thread has to be attached to the ground and another to a satellite in space. The threads are connected together and the elevator is built around the connected thread. The cover shows a hot air balloon that is being used to connect the threads. The platform on top of the balloon has a giant needle that the thread hanging down from space has to be strung through hence the name of the book.

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