I love books. I love the stillness and invisibility of getting lost in a good book - whisked away from here to another reality inside. But I also love what's on the outside: a good book cover is a wonderful thing .
In the families in a remote Jewish village in Romania feel the war close in on them. At the suggestion of an girl and a mysterious stranger, the villagers decide to reinvent the world: deny any relationship with the known and start over from scratch.
8 Picture Books That Make Us Wish We Were Kids Again from The Dark by Lemony Snicket, illustrated by Jon Klassen. Copyright 2013 by Lemony Snicket and Jon Klassen. Excerpted by permission of Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.
an amazing series of work from the collaboration of designer Helen Yentus and illustrator Edel Rodriguez. I especially love the illustration for Hope and Impediments; the illustration so vividly says both things. beautifully done all the way around.