Every now and then we all need to step away from a flickering screen and read a goddam book. To swap instant hits for deeper thoughts and hop off the ME-bus for long enough to see the world from inside someone else's head.

To ease us into this process and remind us how rad and retro holding ACTUAL paper is Penguin have commissioned a load of street artists to rework the cover designs of some modern classics to make them as easy on the eye as possible. Some of our favourites are below.

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The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid, Art by Mittenimwald
And The Ass Aaw The Angel by Nick Cave, Art by ROA
How To Be Good by Nick Hornby, Art by Agostino
Americana by Don Delillo. Art by Dr Henry Jekyll
The Believers by Zoe Heller, Art by Sickboy