Françoise Mouly is an artist and designer. Since 1993 she has been the art editor of the New Yorker, and she is the publisher and editorial director of TOON Books. Together with her husband, Art Spiegelman, she edited the groundbreaking comics anthology RAW from 1980 to 1991, as well as Abrams’ TOON Treasury of Classic Children’s Comics (2009). She lives in New York City.
My ten year old grandson alsodelighted in perusing this book.
The balance between message, meaning, impact, and emotion is precarious... especially when you can't use any words to lead people in the right direction.
This book is particularly interesting because it gives you insight to the selection process.
Hilarious and thought-provoking. So much genius in one book. A must-have original work for fans of the magazine and smart, sly humor.Published 23 days ago by Mt. Airy Mark
Some of this was slightly interesting. This only goes to show that looking behind the scenes is not as interesting as expected. Read morePublished 1 month ago by sonja powell
I am a devoted New Yorker reader and have a large number of cartoon collection books. Blown Covers is a great compliment to that collection. Read morePublished 8 months ago by A. Silverstone
This is a fun book. If you like the New Yorker magazine and take delight in their covoers this is for you. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Natacha Dannenberg
A wonderful compilation of politically biting and humorously irreverent artwork. A good thing the New Yorker has the chutzpah to publish these...loved it.Published 14 months ago by Muriel Egan
So far, so good. I have not been through the entire batch of cartoons, so I am speaking for what I have read.Published 16 months ago by Johanna E. Schulte
I enjoy satire but this is the most mean spirited book I have ever seen! The anger and loathing in the thought processes is amazing and the fact that most of the cartoonists... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Ms. Stephanie Chodera
The New Yorker magazine has had a long and distinguished history of printing artful and timely covers. Read morePublished 18 months ago by James A. Mclean