maggy roberts illustrations

grammasite usa
Grammasite Frontispiece for Lost in a Good Book (USA)

The US Penguin full-colour frontispiece illustration for Lost in a Good Book. Differs from the UK version in that the travelling element into the book is explored - in the background you can see The Great Library and the prison hulk itself is half in and half out of the book. Caption below the picture reads:

'It's a grammasite,' explained Miss Havisham, 'a parasitic life form that lives inside books.'

For a link to Maggy Roberts' website, click HERE.

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