Category Archive: Books

Time Travel Tuesday

Goosebumps Snatch up the last of the 80s/90s cover art versions before they disappear forever! Related: Goosebumps Book Cover Redesigns that Will Make You Scream (and Not in the Good Way)

A to Z Suggested Reading

1234 30 Days of Night Steve Niles A American Psycho Bret Easton Ellis B Bleeding Violet Dia Reeves C The Cold Kiss John Rector D Downtown Owl Chuck Klosterman E Echo Francesca Lia… Continue reading

Goosebumps Book Cover Redesigns that Will Make You Scream (and Not in the Good Way)

Book Review: Breaking In

Breaking in: Over 100 Advertising Insiders Reveal How to Build a Portfolio That Will Get You Hired by William Burks Spencer My rating: 5 of 5 stars My advertising professor suggested this book… Continue reading

Spineless Catwoman Cover Gets a Makeover

Back in the June the internet lashed out against Guillem March’s Catwoman #0 cover for being … too unrealistic. Now I understand comic books shouldn’t be where we learn about body image, but… Continue reading

Transporting 20th Century Sci-Fi Books Into the Future

Singularity&Co. is a new New York bookshop, setting phasers to save the science fiction genre. Many science fiction books from the past have not lasted into the future that they attempted to predict. Through… Continue reading

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg wins the 2012 Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film. Mr. Morris Lessmore is swept away in a storm… Continue reading

Comics + Advertising: Danai Bookstore SciFi

With a book, you are never alone. (via Ads of the World) Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai, India Creative Director: Zenobia Pithawalla Art Director: Payal Chugh Copywriter: Delara Sidhva Illustrators: Rahul Gaikwad,… Continue reading

Advertising Suggested Reading List

This list has grown over my years in college. It now includes suggestions from some of the University of Texas’ esteemed advertising faculty. Advertising, Creative, Business —- * A Big Life in Advertising,… Continue reading

Book Review: E

e by Matt Beaumont My rating: ★★★ Told in the form of short e-mails, Matt Beaumont details the events of Miller-Shanks, a London-based advertising agency, as they pitch to Coca-Cola. Initially the e-mails… Continue reading