April 9th, 2015
Books

Spring Reads

My Kindle is locked and loaded with two new books. Both The Folded Clock and The Children’s Crusade received wonderful reviews and, as shallow as it sounds, I love the beautiful covers.

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MARC JACOBS

Cropped denim jacket with faux fur

PRADA

Leather-trimmed cotton-corduroy blazer

PRADA

Leather-trimmed cotton-corduroy skirt

MARC JACOBS

Faux shearling-lined cotton-corduroy jacket

GIANVITO ROSSI

Fona boucle-knit over-the-knee sock boots

VANESSA SEWARD

Earl Shearling-trimmed suede jacket

JOSEPH

Cassidy printed silk-satin midi shirt dress

MR & MRS ITALY

Shearling-lined cotton-canvas parka

THEORY

Genie wool-blend flannel straight-leg pants

HARRIS WHARF LONDON

Wool-felt coat

I LOVE MR MITTENS

The Cardigan balloon-sleeved wool cardigan

ISABEL MARANT

Telima quilted-velvet jacket

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  • Just came home from the bookstore with “The Children’s Crusade” before I read this post. It looks great.

    KathyApril 9th, 2015  3:42 PM

     
  • I don’t find cover appreciation shallow at all, for me it helps set the stage for the story. These look great, please share your thoughts after reading!

    ColleenApril 9th, 2015  6:11 PM

     
  • I wanted to add something, that I see Colleen already did. I love book cover art, and often buy used hardcover out of print novels, that I want to read, just so I can have the original covers. I find it very appealing, and when browsing in a bookstore, if I’m just at a table of books – it’s the cover that drives me to pick one up to see what it’s like. Not shallow.

    KathyApril 9th, 2015  7:05 PM

     
  • My friend who is a literary agent would concur.

    PrestonApril 9th, 2015  7:18 PM

     

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