The Peanut Gallery

Cov­ers from around the World

It’s been remarked that if all books were to go dig­i­tal one of the (innu­mer­able) great losses to the cul­ture would be the cover itself—which is true, since the art of the book jacket is as com­pelling, sug­ges­tive, and iconic as the movie poster. It’s also a thrill for authors to see their work inter­preted visu­ally. Rights to Mr. Peanut have been secured in four­teen coun­tries so far. Here’s a selec­tion from the grow­ing list.