Let me introduce you to the whimsical disease that has befallen me, Tsundoku! It’s an ancient Japanese art that befell me—an ailment that compels me to acquire books with great fervor.
“Who is the Hulk?” is a comprehensive celebration of the Hulk, Marvel’s most iconic and complex superhero. Journey through 60 years of the Hulk’s comic book history.
HBO is releasing Succession books that comprise the entire run of episode scripts. Four books in total, with each one gathering scripts from a whole season.
A History of Modern Manga is an extensive collection of art with pictures of the artists and their work and their influences on Japanese culture and beyond.
Herb Lester Associates presents: A Hitchhiker’s Guide to… Douglas Adam’s London is a romp in Douglas Adams’ backyard in London where his imagination sprung.
A book is like an umbrella, if they are to work, you have to open them. Rebecca Solnit’s letter about books with artist’s Liniers response is a thing of beauty.
A Book of Days by Patti Smith is 365 ways of saying hello on her Instagram with blurbs of brilliance! Smith projects into the future and reflects on the past.
The good folks of Korero Press are at it again. Their newest book, Rayguns and Rocketships: Vintage Science Fiction Book Cover Art, promises thrills to the eyes. The compiled collection of vintage sci-fi artwork will inspire futurists at heart. The future that was and never to be. Get ready to blast off into the further outskirts of your imagination. Korero Press has your ticket punched for the greatest visual adventure from the comfort of your reading outpost. Keep an eye on Rayguns and Rocketships: Vintage Science Fiction Book Cover Art, it lands in your favorite book store in early December 2022.
Oliver Jeffers has tapped into something special with his Here We Are series. Oliver is back with another book called Here We Are: Book of Opposites. His whimsical art is a hit with kids and adults alike. His interpretation of the world around us is a kaleidoscope of prose imagery for the little guys who want to explore. The Book of Opposites promises to ignite that imagination for both parents and kids. This is how children’s books should be made. These books are timeless time-capsules to a point in our youth. As the cover cleverly illustrates an adult and kid are ready to explore the world together both in drawings and words. Sharing Here We Are books is a magical time between parents and kids that captures their sense of wonderment
Taschen is at it again with their new whopping 528-page hardcover book on all-American toy ads from the past 100 years. Toys: 100 Years of All-American Toy Ads by Jim Heimann and Steven Heller celebrates toy ads from various print forms.
I love fonts! Font Meme is the ideal stop for fronts from pop culture. Ever wonder which font is used for either logos, films, TV shows, video games, books and more? Fret no more Font Meme dissects your favorite fonts from all sectors of business.
“All grown-ups were once children… but only few of them remember it.”
― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
And now from my friends at TwoMorrows Publishing comes, The Creepy, Kooky Monster Craze In America, 1957-1972. Time-trip back to the frightening era of 1957-1972,… Read More »The Creepy, Kooky Monster Craze In America, 1957-1972
Dan Wagstaff of The Casual Optimist: Books, Design and Culture picks the best book covers of 2014.