I’m so proud to have been a part of the Book Review for so many years. It was my first assignment back in August of 2000 and is still one of my favorite publications to work for. This illustration was for the back page essay about Erich Segal’s 1985 novel “The Class”, and books about the culture of Harvard in general. I was originally asked to not show any books in the art, but this one worked so perfectly I had to try it, and they went for it. And here is the runner-up:
Thanks for looking!