I read books, I write about books, I would probably marry a book if I could find one who liked me enough. Three words to describe me mature, irresponsible, contradictory, unreliable...oh...that's four...
One of the reasons we get all fired up about movie adaptations of our fave books is that the actors never look exactly the way we imagine the characters should - the fuss about Jennifer Lawrence (blonde) playing Katniss (dark) being a case in point.
But it's wonderful to see the people in books we love seen through the eyes of others. In this exhibition at the Modern Eden Gallery in San Francisco, artists display works based on well known literary characters.
Wouldn't these make lovely book covers?