‘Scuse me while I talk YA covers for a minute…
Most Cover Curiosities, be they socks, Converse sneakers, or longingly gazing into the distance, are unexpected but not really all that unusual. Today we have a pair that are both unusual and unexpected. This comparison is unusupected.
With all credit to Lisa Jenn Bigelow for spotting these two, let’s take a look:
Hummingbird Heart by Robin Stevenson
Fingerprints of You by Kristen-Paige Madonia
This really does a disservice to book store employees, who are now unable to give a definitive answer to customers who come in asking for “that book with the hummingbird tattoo on the cover”.