Book covers of the week and the National Book Award finalists
The 20 finalists for the 2010 National Book Awards were announced yesterday. While I understand that these finalists are to be judged on literature alone, I was excited to see a slideshow of the cover designs. After all, great cover design = more sales = the life of the publishing industry (I may have skipped a few steps but that's my theory). My three favorites are:
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|Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi|
|One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia|
|Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey|