Behind the Cover – Karl Kwasny
(The Year of Shadows, by Claire Legrand)

Karl Kwasny joins us to talk about the cover he did for The Year of Shadows, by Claire Legrand, published by Simon & Schuester, as well as the illustrations he did for the same book. Website | Tumblr How did you become an illustrator? Was it an area you always wanted to explore, or did […]

Behind the Cover – Chris Riddell
(Coraline and The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman)

  Chris Riddell is known for illustrating Neil Gaiman’s Coraline and The Graveyard Book, as well as his own books Ottoline and Goth Girl, and political cartoons for the Observer. He has won awards such as the Nestlé Gold Award and the rare honour of two Kate Greenaway Medals. Chris lives in Brighton. Twitter | Tumblr    How […]

Behind the Cover – Tom Bagshaw
(Pantomime and Shadowplay by Laura Lam)

Our first artist is Tom Bagshaw, the creator of the Pantomime and Shadowplay covers, written by Laura Lam and published by Strange Chemistry (Angry Robot). Thank you, Tom, for joining us! Twitter | Facebook | Tumblr | Instagram Based in the Georgian city of Bath, England, Tom Bagshaw works as a commercial illustrator under the moniker Mostlywanted. For […]