BoJack Horseman (Hardcover)

The Art Before the Horse

By Chris McDonnell, Lisa Hanawalt (Illustrator)

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419727733, 240pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2018

List Price: 35.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


About the Author

Chris McDonnell has designed books on Ralph Bakshi, Bill Plympton, the Joker, Wonder Woman, and more. McDonnell served as author and designer for Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo and Steven Universe: Art & Origins. He lives in Philadelphia.


Praise For BoJack Horseman: The Art Before the Horse

"The sumptuous and comprehensive "Bojack Horseman: The Art Before the Horse"... is fascinating." 

— The New York Times

“Netflix's BoJack Horseman has cemented itself as one of the best comedies - animated or live-action - of the past decade, thanks in large part to its meticulously detailed world and the fascinating design of its quirky characters. Every scene is brimming with visual gags, ridiculous animal puns and Hollywood-skewering easter eggs, to the point where it's impossible to catch them all in a single viewing - which is why a new book, BoJack Horseman: The Art Before the Horse, should appeal to fans of all stripes (and spots).”

— IGN

"For fans of BoJack HorsemanThe Art Before the Horse offers over 200 pages of fun, behind-the-scenes tidbits and images that you just won't find anywhere else."

— SyFy Wire

"...part behind-the-scenes companion, part art book, and part history of the project quilted from interviews with cast and crew."

— Animation Magazine

“An official behind-the-scenes companion book to BoJack Horseman so you can see what all the crazy-cool art looked like before it aired.”

— Buzzfeed

“…the perfect companion book for fans..."

— Advocate Magazine