Nik Scott on books

Nik Scott thinks a lot about books. He has illustrated over 100 of them and his syndicated cartoons appear in newspapers all over the world.

He has shared his thoughts on the paper vs. electronic divide in a 2012 op-ed Do E-Books Furnish a Room where he confesses “to being an e-book junkie.” Scott concedes that e-books will have a “huge impact” but he is also ready to “bet $10 and a shiny red apple that regular books will become even more desirable once the dust settles.” “Stay strong” says Scott “Things will get better but it’ll take a good five to ten years.”

Here is a sampling of his bookish cartoons: