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Four Things I Like

  1. Beer
  2. New Ann Leckie books
  3. Book covers
  4. John Harris’s space art

    Oh, well well well, what do we have here?


    Scans article to look for accompanying announcement of tie-in promotional beer…but nothing! 26 more words

    Book Covers

    Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- A Review

    Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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    “She rested her head against his and felt, for the first time, what she would often feel with him: a self-affection. 689 more words


    [LET'S CHAT] The Graveyard of Ugly Book Covers

    Ah, yes, it’s that wonderful time where we talk about ugly book covers. You might’ve heard that popular saying, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” but, as bookworms, we know that is a total lie. 867 more words


    Charles Baudelaire: The Flowers Of Evil

    This is my 2013 of Chloe Moretz used as a mock-up for Baudelaire’s poetry collection Les Fleurs du Mal (The Flowers Of Evil). I’ll be honest I’ve never read it, but I have enjoyed the art and writing his work influenced, especially the short-lived and often-overlooked Symbolist movement, which I studied a lot in the years before I started painting. 84 more words


    Paperbacks, Paper Titles

    If you know as at all, you know we love tangible type, book covers and paper. Our “Inspiration” archive is full of such finds and today we decided to share a few lovely works which combine all these things: prepare to be amazed by book cover designs where the title is made of paper. 444 more words


    Romancing the Body

    Romance novels have changed since I used to read them. (Yes, I am here publically admitting that I did once read what I called “tempestuous” novels because the cover blurbs always started, “The tempestuous saga of an innocent young woman and the pirate she couldn’t live without.” Hey, I was 16. 611 more words


    Art of the Cover

    Let’s talk about book covers. Yes, let’s. Because if my Facebook feed is anything to go by, then of late cover art has been more miss than hit. 1,563 more words