The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
Keep Our Secrets
Published by McSweeney's
26p, color, cardboard pages, 6.5"x5"
Jordan Crane brings his eloquent linework to McSweeney's new line of kid's books. Using a heat-activated mystery ink, two kiddies point out what weird world is hiding just below the surface. Suggested to be read with a hair dryer, but I suppose putting your child to work with a hot plate or just good old fashioned elbow grease would work just as well. -EF