Tag: cover trends

Cover Trend Alert: Birds of a Feather

Cover Trend Alert: Birds of a Feather

I was adding fall releases to my TBR when I noticed something: three titles all featuring birds on the cover (Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton, The Nightjar by Deborah Hewitt, and The Swallows by Lisa Lutz). So I went searching back through 2019 releases, and sure enough, there were more birds to be found. […]

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Cover Trend Alert: Sunglasses

Cover Trend Alert: Sunglasses

🎵 “Here comes the sun, doo doo doo doo.” 🎵 Summer is here, so put on your favorite sunnies and take a book outside. Bonus points if the cover rocks a pair, too! There’s no shortage of options, and some recent heavy hitters are notable participants in this trend. If you still haven’t read Kevin […]

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Cover Trend Alert: Long Road, Dusky Clouds

Cover Trend Alert: Long Road, Dusky Clouds

Hey! Get your head out of the figurative clouds and into the literal clouds adorning the covers of these exciting upcoming releases. Brought to our attention by Allison Carter at Harper Collins/Thomas Nelson—thank you, Allison!—these covers imbue rustic roads and dreamy golden tones with a dash of nostalgic wonder. With 70% of the books on this […]

Cover Trend: Animal Heads

Cover Trend: Animal Heads

When the amazing cover for the new story collection from Kevin Wilson (of Family Fang fame) popped up in my Twitter feed, I did a double take: as arresting as it is, I could have sworn I’d seen something like it before. Then it occurred to me: Hanif Abdurraqib’s They Can’t Kill Us until They Kill […]

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