The Book Bag Pick #6: ‘Fables: Covers’

This Week’s Pick:Fables: Covers

Book Bagger: Jason Grass, Senior Art Director

Photography by Jackelyn Lynam

Why did you pick this book?



It’s not something to take to the beach, but is very pretty and well designed. I flip through it often for inspiration and just to feel that sense of awe over how awesome this guy’s work is.

Give us a quick plot summary:

The exquisite “Fables: Covers” by James Jean, winner of multiple Eisner and Harvey Awards, whose diverse clients include Prada and Pepsi, are collected in one extraordinary volume! Perfect for any art-book library, this volume includes never-before-seen sketch material, along with insightful commentary and remarkable insights into Jean’s creative process. Also included is a afterword by celebrated “Fables” writer/creator Bill Willingham. (Info from