Bob Eckstein is an award-winning writer, New Yorker cartoonist and author of The New York Times best-selling Footnotes From the World’s Greatest Bookstores. He has been consistently speaking publicly against online shopping to raise awareness for independent bookstores. He teaches writing and drawing at New York University and is a Contributing Editor for Writer’s Digest. He is also the world’s leading snowman expert and author of the holiday classic The Illustrated History of the Snowman. His latest book is Everyone’s A Critic, The Ultimate Cartoon Book by the World’s Greatest Cartoonists.