Wednesday, 11 April 2012


Must... stop... buying... Penguins...

But look at them! How can you resist?

Cover by the incomparable Romek Marber

drawing by Paul Hogarth. I think this is great.

Cover by Quentin Blake.

I think I've posted this before, but worth posting again I think. Annette swinging from the chandelier, before leaving school forever, to enter the School of Life - genius.


  1. HAve you seen the new Capuchin classics covers? some are fantastic. My favourites are My Name is Aram ( and When I Was Otherwise (

  2. Beautiful. They look like they are referencing classic old style covers on purpose. I like seeing the changes that cover styles have gone through over time. The 70s and 80s were generally not a good time for cover design.