Wer'e doing the Book Blogger Hop :)
It's that time of week again, ready for the book blogger Hop and I would like to say a huge Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends, readers and fellow bloggers :)
Today's Question :
"What is your favorite book cover?"
Gosh that is such a hard question and to single it out to favourite book cover AARGH. As readers will know by now , I am and I declare that I am a judge by the cover type girl most of the time. I tend to go with 3 catergories when choosing a book 1) I will always try and read a book that an author that I have read in the past has written be it new/old etc 2) the blurb of the book sounds exciting or 3) the cover of the book attracts me - and sometimes more often than not , I am caught out with this one as the cover maybe as pretty as ever and the book totally boring and I can't get into it. So today I'll give you my past week's favourite two covers. One of the books I really enjoyed and the other one , I was fooled by the cover LOL.
I really enjoyed Nightshade and our cover was beautiful , thats one thing Ive noticed about NZ Book Covers compared to USA as our Nightshade was more a darker puple rather than the lavender purple and then Our Black Swan Rising cover had more of a Torment by Lauren Kate feel going for it.
Today's Question For Bloggers:
What's the worst book cover you have come across ?
Gosh - that is hard - I like your picks.ReplyDelete
As for worst covers? I've seen a few... I think I have different taste to other people. For instance, the cover of nevermore has been featured places as a fave and it really turns me off for some reason.
I have a few bad covers on my shelf from the 80's /early 90's - I like the new digital era :)
@Nomes - I agree with you with the 80's/early 90's covers - I saw a few the other day and it reminded me how far we have come with technology and of course cover artReplyDelete
Those both are pretty covers!ReplyDelete
You've picked two great covers there. I've not seen that version of the Nightshade cover before.ReplyDelete
Hi! Just hopping by! Old follower here.ReplyDelete
Both your covers are striking. I think that's what I notice the most about covers-not if they're beautiful, but if they're striking.
Have a great hop!
I love that Black Swan Rising cover! Georgeous!ReplyDelete
--Ashley (Bookaholic Does Blogging)
Black Swan Rising is a striking cover. Good pick!ReplyDelete
Kim- Skelton's Book Tree
This week's Book Blogger Hop question WAS a tough one! It took me two solid minutes to come up with an answer!ReplyDelete
Which book cover did I pick? I invite you to hop over to my blog and see for yourself.
Happy Thanksgiving Day Weekend!
I'm a judge by the cover type too but I do have a favorite. My favorite cover dates back to 1987. Stop by to see what it is. Happy Blog Hop.ReplyDelete
I love the second cover. Hard question this week, there are so many greqt covers out there.ReplyDelete
Hi! Just stopping by from the Hop. I love love love the cover of Nightshade. I just put Black Swan Rising on my TBR list-it looks really good. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving. Have a great rest of the weekend :)ReplyDelete
Caroline @ Bon Bons and Reveries
Hello...stopping by from the Blog Hop. First-time visitor. Great side panels.ReplyDelete
Stop by my blog if you like to see my answer to this week's question: