Square Books

it’s Independent Bookstore Day! go to your local one, they are surely having a party! . here’s another drawing of one from Bibliophile: this is Square Books in Oxford, Mississippi. the store is actually spread across 3 buildings, one of which is a beautiful landmark ex-drugstore in the main square. . #bibliophilebook #squarebooks #independentbookstoreday #shoplocal

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Books Are Magic!

continuing the beloved bookstores for Independent Bookstore Day (Saturday April 28th)! . next up, that sparkling indie star in Brooklyn, Books Are Magic!! because books are really, truly MAGIC. on May 1st @booksaremagicbk and @emmastraub and @mpluse will celebrate their 1 year anniversary, which seems crazy, like they just opened, but also like they must…

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woohoo it’s real!!

woohoo it’s real!! (ok well, online!) my new book Bibliophile is now available for pre-order!! . it is an illustrated miscellany, made to give you all kinds of ways to find new books to love: recommended stacks by topic, drawings of beloved indie bookstores, great picks from amazing bookish people, and quizzes about which dish…

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Lovely Covers

for Bibliophile, I got to draw covers created by some of my favorite designers, and several of them even told me a little about their design process. now I’m finally mailing the little drawings out to them (with pen test marks and crooked cuts intact, i am messy). makers tagged ❤️❤️❤️! . #bibliophilebook #bookcoverdesign #ilovethemso

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