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Raymond Briggs, Illustrator of ‘The Snowman,' Dies at 88

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The children's author used comic-strip-like panels to explore the joys and struggles of workaday British life. With irreverent wit, he also interrogated Father Christmas and nuclear war.
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Raymond Briggs, author of ‘The Snowman', dies at 88

Raymond Briggs, author of ‘The Snowman', dies at 88

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Beloved British cartoonist and author Raymond Briggs has passed away at age 88.
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