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Harper Lee, Judy Blume, EL James and 22 Books to Read for Summer 2015

Nana Meriwether | Posted 06.18.2016 | Books
Nana Meriwether

Books we read are a telling of who we are. This summer, several noted authors have released new books sure to redefine and influence our thoughts, world views and opinions.

An Interview With Legendary Designer Chip Kidd on DC Comics and Batman

Bryan Young | Posted 09.21.2014 | Books
Bryan Young

You know his work even if you don't realize it. He designed the cover to Jurassic Park and Cormac McCarthy's The Road.

Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover

Allison K Hill | Posted 07.13.2014 | Books
Allison K Hill

I've found that many booksellers, when faced with the sometimes daunting task of deciding what to read next, have developed their own idiosyncratic "strategies." Often secret, until now.

SNEAK PEEK: New Chip Kidd Book Is Pretty Awesome

Posted 09.25.2013 | Books

We were given a sneak peek of famed book designer Chip Kidd's upcoming book, "GO: A Kidd's Guide to Graphic Design," (Workman) and it's pretty awesome...

Famous Illustrator To Design Neil Gaiman's 'Make Good Art' Speech

Posted 01.08.2013 | Arts

Neil Gaiman melted more than a few hearts when he delivered the inspirational "Make Good Art" commencement speech at Philadelphia’s the University o...

WATCH: Authors And Book Designers R.J. Palacio And Chip Kidd Discuss Writing, Fighting Bullying And More

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Since launching our Voice to Voice conversation series in January, we've tackled lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender literature, Black History Mont...

A Conversation With Chip Kidd and the First Look at Batman: Death by Design

Bryan Young | Posted 07.24.2012 | Books
Bryan Young

If you're a fan of both Batman and classic noir cinema, this book is a must read.

WATCH: Chip Kidd Reveals The Secret Of Great Book Covers

Posted 04.05.2012 | Books

Chip Kidd is probably the world's most famous book designer. His work with Knopf Doubleday includes such classic covers as "Jurassic Park", "1Q84" and...

Rob Fishman

National Book Awards: Young Authors Join The 'House Party' [VIDEO] | Rob Fishman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

While Patti Smith was accepting her National Book Award on Wednesday night, young people interested in books, writing and publishing gathered at the R...

Book Cover Designer Chip Kidd:

Cultist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Chip Kidd is probably the coolest cat whose name you don't know. Both author and graphic designer, Kidd takes turns using words and images to create u...

'True Prep,' 'Freedom,' A Graphic Memoir

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"True Prep: It's a Whole New Old World," Lisa Birnbach with Chip Kidd The New York Times This new compendium moves beyond school days to address matte...

'The Preppy Handbook' Update: After 30 Years, Will Anyone Buy A New One? (POLL)

The Huffington Post | Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"The Official Preppy Handbook" was a huge success 30 years ago. Now the author will publish an update -- "True Prep" -- on the world of Muffie, Biff, ...