Who wouldn’t want mail from Maurice Sendak or Edward Gorey?
We know it’s not Valentine’s day. But this lovely illo from Yoko Tanji makes it so, no?
SALLY: Well, if you must know, it was because he was very jealous, and I had these days of the week underpants.
HARRY: Ehhhh. I’m sorry. I need the judges ruling on this. “Days of the weeks underpants”?
SALLY: Yes. They had the days of the week on them, and I thought they were sort of funny. And then one day Sheldon says to me, “You never wear Sunday.” It was all suspicious. Where was Sunday? Where had I left Sunday? And I told him, and he didn’t believe me.
SALLY: They don’t make Sunday.
HARRY: Why not?
SALLY: Because of God.
Malaysian architect and artist Hong Yi crafted a portrait of Mark Zuckerberg by carving the spines of books to create shadows that mimic how sun hits a building throughout the day. Seven days and 36 editions of Game of Thrones later…
France Today covers the venerable Paris bookstore Shakespeare & Company, paying tribute to its immortal owner George Whitman and highlighting the ambitions of its current steward, George’s daughter Sylvia Beach Whitman.
Haven’t been to the store? Pay a visit below.
Tyler, ever the trouble-maker, sketched this on Paper and shared it with the team. “It’s one of my favorite vintage covers.”
Somehow, this led me to (stupidly) ask everyone for their favorite vintage covers, particularly from their childhood. I was quickly snowed under with jpgs and links.
Clever trompe-l’œil campaign for a book swap program. More at Headvertising