_The New York Times_ Book Review art director Matt Dorfman has selected the year’s best book cover designs, with an image by Penguin’s "David Pearson":http://www.itsnicethat.com/features/david-pearson-dandad-annual-cover-design making the cut. According to Matt, his covers were chosen for their ability to “lure in” the reader, “by posing questions that I don’t want to ignore.”
The Crucible by Arthur Miller. If this doesn't move you, I don't know what will. As a whole, the courtroom scene took forever until we got a great feel. This was probably the performance I had some of my best characterization in.