I am completely fascinated by the work of illustrators and book designers. And anyone whose read this blog knows I am crazy about illustrator Stephanie Graegin's work. I'm so glad Square Fish didn't go all photographic and used her work again for the paperback version of DON'T FEED THE BOY:
Readers, you may recognize the scene from one of the black & white illustrations inside the book, as seen here:
... and here's the full jacket spread. Notice it's all birds on the back. Flamingo, pigeon, Ferdinand the peacock... the Bird Girl would be pleased!
Look for it three months from today: June 24, just in time for those summer visits to the zoo!