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Beautiful Books and What They Hide Beneath

Beautiful Books and What They Hide Beneath

I recently became aware that hardback books have hidden covers. I read all my hardcover books with the dust jackets on!  I feel like I’ve been missing out on this whole magnificent world.  So, recently, I went through all the hardbacks on my shelf and discovered that about 10% of them do have something beneath the cover. Some of these things are fairly simple, like Sapphique by Catherine Fisher, which only has a simple emboss of the keyhole from the cover art. Others are more practical, like the Paranormalcy series by Kiersten White, which show the titles in simple foil. I have […]

Posted February 23, 2018 in Memes // 24 Comments //
Some of my favorite, really long stories in book titles

Some of my favorite, really long stories in book titles

In my college writing classes, there were a lot of length-related challenges to push us outside our comfort zones.  We’d be challenged to write ten page stories, and one sentence story.  I am extraordinarily bad at writing my own stories in one sentence, but I love reading them. So I was thinking about this week’s Top Ten Tuesday prompt looking for fun or unique book titles, and the ones that immediately jumped out to me were the long ones.  The book titles that are stories in themselves are my favorite ones to discover.  They make me imagine stories that are often […]

Posted October 24, 2017 in Memes // 8 Comments //