Wrong Hands: The Lazy Person’s Guide to Classic Novels

John Atkinson of Wrong Hands comic illustrations has come up with another funny look at classic novels. His ‘Classic Novel Spoilers’ was previously featured on For Reading Addicts, and proved so popular he has another hilarious collection of literary-inspired drawings.

From Lord of the Flies to Moby Dick, 1984 to Wuthering Heights, Wrong Hands explains each book in succinct and humorous fashion!




Image credit to John Atkinson @ Wrong Hands




Literary art ‘Books’ by Elizabeth Sagan are angelic and inspiring!

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‘Books’ by Elizabeth Sagan is a series of literary photography art run by the founder of My Book Features’ on Instagram.

Surrounded by books carefully positioned to create magical, inspiring, and beautiful scenes, Elizabeth’s ‘Books’ is a wonderful Insta feed to scroll through. Check out some of our favourites below- and find more at her main Instagram page- Elizabeth Sagan.

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Banksy to Save Bristol Libraries!

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British artist Banksy is best known for his graffiti art in and around Bristol, and all over the world. His art is a social commentary, blurring the lines between art and vandalism by spraying his stencil-art on the sides of public, and occasionally private, buildings.

After huge success and recognition Banksy wants to help his home city and community in Bristol. The historical city is facing major cuts to some areas that could see 17 of its 27 libraries close as Bristol struggles to fix a £1.4m shortfall. Mayor Marvin Rees confirmed with local press that the street artist-come-philanthropist had “come forward and talked about supporting us”.

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Illustrator Chris Riddell Has Been Drawing in His Copy of Neil Gaiman’s ‘Norse Mythology,’ and It Looks Great!

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Last year, Neil Gaiman published Norse Mythology, which took readers through the world of Norse legends and brought to life Gods such as Odin, Thor, and Loki for a modern day audience. The book was been very well received since its publication and is a great way for newcomers to the old Gods to learn about the religion and culture of the Vikings, whose influence can still be felt to this day. Read More

Wrong Hands: The Lazy Person’s Guide to Classic Novels

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John Atkinson of Wrong Hands comic illustrations has come up with another funny look at classic novels. His ‘Classic Novel Spoilers’ was previously featured on For Reading Addicts, and proved so popular he has another hilarious collection of literary-inspired drawings.

From Lord of the Flies to Moby Dick, 1984 to Wuthering Heights, Wrong Hands explains each book in succinct and humorous fashion!

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Bruce Worden Perfectly Illustrates English Homophones

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Homophones are words that sound similar but spelled differently and with different meanings- like bear and bare, bored and board, sale and sail.

Bruce Worden’s Facebook page Homophones, Weakly  explores the wonder that is the English language in all its confusing glory. His clever illustrations show the difference between the words in a visual way- helping any of us still struggling with there/their/they’re, among others.

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One graphic artist draws favourite emotional scenes from Harry Potter

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Graphic artist, Loquacious Literature (aka: Katie Knudson) noticed some of her favourite scenes were left out of the movie adaptations of the Harry Potter movies so she filled in the gaps with her own art. Her magical drawings bring the Potterverse to life once more, drawing upon some of the more emotional scenes neglected in the screenplay, but nevertheless very important to fans worldwide.

Check out some below, but also go give her a follow on Tumblr if you enjoyed this sample of what she has to offer.

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