About

“Delight lies somewhere between boredom and confusion.”

E H Gombrich

Sophie Pluim (1993) is an illustrator based in Petten (NL). In 2015 she finished her illustration education at the HKU and has since been working as an illustrator. Mainly as an illustrator and bookcover designer for children’s books and young adult books.

With the following publishers: Lemniscaat, Ploegsma, Christofoor, Van Goor, Kluitman, Billy Bones, Blossom Books, Moon YA, Leopold and Volt.


“I love to create worlds with some spark and personality. I’ll give you punks and princesses, post-apocalyptic folklore, meditating in a sandstorm and dancing with the wind. Let’s travel into the unknown and make us feel at home.”

The past years she had the pleasure of working on books for the publishers: Blossom Books, van Goor (Unieboek|Spectrum), Kluitman, Billy Bones, Volt (Singel Uitgeverijen), Ploegsma, Lemniscaat, Leopold, Moon en Christofoor.


Shortlist Boon literatuurprijs 2022 met Mot en de metaalvissers

3e plek van de Libris publieksprijs mooiste boekomslag 2022 met Mot en de metaalvissers

Picture by Maan Limburg