This is all probably more interesting to artists and graphic designers, and to New Yorker diehards, than it is to the rest of us. Don’t get me wrong, it’s fun to see the cover ideas and the rough sketches.

The one rejected cover that I liked the most was the Mentos Coke cartoon by Barry Blitt.



Book cover

Metadata Info

  • Title: Blown Covers: New Yorker Covers You Were Never Meant to See
  • Author: Françoise Mouly
  • Published: 2012
  • ISBN: 1419702092
  • Buy: Amazon search
  • Check out: Seattle library
  • Rating: 3.0 stars