Monday, January 27, 2020

TTT: Cover Lover


 TTT (Top Ten Tuesday) is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl .  If you want to quadruple the size of your TBR AND find a bunch of great book blogs to follow head on over and check it out!

The topic this week is: COVER FREEBIE.

What fun! I definitely have some favorite styles of covers.

This is a collection I call "Black and White and Read All Over."


I haven't read Patron Saints of Nothing yet, but I do recommend all of the others. 


And these are either "Starry Starry Night" or "The Moon and Stars Above."



Again, I really liked all of these books. 

Sometimes I ignore books with ugly covers, and when someone convinces me to read them and they're actually great, I am all the more frustrated with their bad cover. We've been watching a lot of Schitt's Creek lately, so I call these "Ew, David."


Basically, I don't like orange or murky. Good books though! 



To cleanse my palate, here are just some covers I adore that don't fit in the above categories. They have sort of an art deco vibe. Or maybe it's the birds? 

I haven't read The Merciful Crow--it doesn't have great reviews. Love all the others, of course.


Do you have a favorite book cover? Mine might be Marcello in the Real World. Or Six of Crows. Or Aristotle and Dante. Or...

11 comments:

  1. I like all of these! If a book has a night sky with stars, I’ll probably read it. I seem to have a lot of red, white, and black books too.

    Aj @ Read All The Things!

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  2. I love your themes for the covers! That's so neat. I love the cover for Tess of the Road just because DRAGON! I'm a sucker for any covers with dragons. I've never seen the cover for All Out before, but I really like it! It's so pretty.

    Here's my TTT post.

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  3. Wow! You really gave us more than just 10 here. Now I'm curious about That Inevitable Victorian Thing!

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  4. I like that art deco type vibe too. All Out is nice. And I like the starry type covers. Marcelo in the Real World is very nice.

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  5. Great topic. I'm always drawn to red, white and black covers. Great job!

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  6. I like black and whites covers. I haven't read any of these books, well, I did tried reading "Six of crows' but I just couldn't get into it.

    I do judge a book by its cover many times even though I really shouldn't but these are modern days, bad covers should not happen, at least, not to good books.

    Have a lovely day.

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  7. I could never pick a favorite, nor could I narrow down what really catches my eye. It's a shame the Wendy Project had such a lackluster cover, because the animation inside was good.

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  8. I think this is the best post of the day! Great collections!

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  9. Wow. That black and white and red sequence...how lovely are all of those together?! Thank goodness for your palate cleanser. I couldn't stand it if you'd left me with those disconcerting covers. The last are my favorites, I think. I want to be a book cover illustrator. It looks like a fun job. And you get to read all those books, too.

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  10. Love your categories and your choices. I'm a sucker for books with moon and stars on the cover.

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