It Came from New Jersey! is the autobiography of Goosebumps illustrator Tim Jacobus. It was published in 1998. The book explains how Jacobus created the Goosebumps covers. It also talks about Jacobus' childhood and what he used to draw. The book features many colored Goosebumps drawings and step-by-step guides to how he makes a cover.
The cover art features a pinkish creature painting.
WHO IS TIM JACOBUS?
He's the brains (and the paintbrush) behind the amazing GOOSEBUMPS covers! From hideous shrunken heads to grotesque blob monsters to evil ventriloquists' dummies, Tim gives you the inside story on how he dreams up the most terrifying covers in town — GOOSEBUMPS!
- Check out Tim's terrifying studio!
- Find out what Tim really thinks of R.L. Stine!
- Read about Tim's hair-raising adventure as a green baby!
- Learn how to draw the Tim Jacobus way in six easy steps!