Favorite covers of 2011

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18 Responses to Favorite covers of 2011

  1. Trisha
    Twitter: Trish422
    says:

    Those are some great choices! I particularly like The Sherlockian and Alice Bliss.
    Trisha´s last post ..Super Mini Reviews of the Forgotten

  2. Anna says:

    Great selections! I especially love The Bird Sisters and The Violets of March.
    Anna´s last post ..Review: Petticoat Spies: Six Women Spies of the Civil War by Peggy Caravantes

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Anna – Sarah Jio has great luck with her book covers – her new book The Bungalow almost made the cut, too. :)

  3. Patti Smith
    Twitter: PattiRSmith
    says:

    Great choices! :) I’m constantly intrigued by how much influence a cover can have on my choice of reading material :)
    Patti Smith´s last post ..A Marriage Carol – Book Review

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Patti – I am very influenced by a book’s cover! I once put off reading a review book for months simply because I hated the cover. Ended up loving the book, though, when I finally did read it. :)

  4. Wendy says:

    Wow – gorgeous! I think my favorites of your favorites are Embrace Me and The Map of Time (which reminds me – I have that book in my stacks – must read it!)
    Wendy´s last post ..We The Animals – Book Review

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Wendy – Both of those (Embrace Me and The Map of Time) have covers that perfectly fit their stories, too.

  5. Sandy
    Twitter: youvegottaread
    says:

    These are all great, but I am especially drawn to Waiting for Columbus. I love the ocean.
    Sandy´s last post ..The Hunchback of Neiman Marcus – Sonya Sones

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      Sandy – the Waiting for Columbus cover perfectly captures the mood of the book, too – the turbulent sea, the gray, cloudy sky. Perfect!

  6. Laura @ I'm Booking It
    Twitter: bookingit
    says:

    What a fun way to look back over the year! My favorite cover listed is A Discovery of Witches, it’s part of what convinced me to read the book.
    Laura @ I’m Booking It´s last post ..Review: Reamde by Neal Stephenson

  7. Kathleen says:

    When I see all of these covers together I realize why I love book covers so much. They really are works of art!
    Kathleen´s last post ..I’ll be Here Instead of on the Computer

  8. Vasilly
    Twitter: Vasilly
    says:

    I love the redness in The Winter Sea. It makes the cover really pop.
    Vasilly´s last post ..Favorites of 2011: Poetry

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