12 Hilarious Illustrations to Unwritten Books

Did you know that Chris Riddell is a genius?

If you are like me, you may not even have heard of Chris Riddell, whose name I just learned last week. He is a cartoonist whose recent work includes illustrations to Neil Gaiman’s excellent short story The Sleeper and the Spindle.

But that’s not what I want to show you today. Today, I just want to make you smile, with these illustrations by Chris Riddell to Unwritten books.

Can you recognize all the books they are meant to parody?

ClockworkSatsuma SilenceofThePams FirstMohicans LordOfTheRungs OffTheRoad AboutaBuouy GrimeNourishment Knickerless BriefHistoryTim EastofEsher MutualFiend illustrations_002

How many of these did you know?