Thursday, December 10, 2009

French artist Albert Chazelle

Albert Chazelle was the illustrator for the earliest Nancy Drew books published in France, where the character is called Alice Roy. A sketch made by this artist was recently made public.

Monday, December 7, 2009

Red Gate Farm in Japanese

Just in time for Christmas, the next title in the series (Red Gate Farm) will be issued by Tsogen of Japan. It seems like an overwhelming majority of the cover art (US and foreign) for Red Gate Farm features the white robe clad "cultists" - wish they would come up with another scene to depict!

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Two new covers from Sweden

Wahlstroms will be releasing two more Kitty books in March 2010. One is the next title in the Girl Detective series, and the other is a reprint featuring revised art from one of the Classic paperback stories.

Kidnappad! (Girl Detective #16 Dangerous Plays); artwork by Andreas Bennwik

Kitty och mysteriet med de stulna böckerna (#126 The Riddle in the Rare Book); artwork by Andreas Bennwik