Thursday, September 22, 2016

Cover Crush: The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle

We all know we shouldn't judge a book by its cover, but in today's increasingly competitive market, a memorable jacket can make or break sales.

I am not a professional, but I am a consumer and much as I loath admitting it, jacket design is one of the first things I notice when browsing the shelves at Goodreads and Amazon. My love of cover art is what inspired Cover Crush, a weekly post dedicated to those prints that have captured my attention and/or piqued my interest. Enjoy!

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A cover doesn't have to be complicated to be eye-catching. There's a lot to be said for simplicity and Peter S. Beagle's The Last Unicorn is a great example as to why. The jacket has a clean and classic design and I appreciate how subtly of the solitary design element mimics the title of the piece. 

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Did this week's cover catch your eye? Do you have an opinion you'd like to share? Please leave a comment below. I'd love to hear from you!

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