This yellow book is inspired by 99% Invisible’s episode on children’s libraries and its founder, Anne Carroll Moore. Using old photographs from the NYPL archives, Goodnight Nobody documents the fascinating and tumultous history of the children’s book industry. From it’s humble intentions to a gate-keeping process, this book is divided into three parts. Interactive supplements are incorporated throughout, using the book form’s as a way to symbolically portray what history is truly hiding.
Printed on eggshell Strathmore paper, to add an archival texture.