If you haven't heard of him, here are some of his most famous cover designs:
Quote from the video:
“A book cover is a distillation. It is a haiku of the story.”Also, listening to TED talks are pretty interesting way to pass the time! If you click through, don't blame me for the time you spend on the TED website/app on your device!
For more Chipp Kidd designs, the Book Cover Archive is the place to go.